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    Ickwell, Northill, Bedfordshire, England: GV Ickwell village, Beds. GV Cottage - birthplace of Thomas Tompion. GV Members of Worshipful Company of Clock Makers walking towards cottage. SV Mr. Denis Barratt fixing plaque to cottage wall. CU Plaque 'THE BIRTHPLACE OF THOMAS TOMPION CLOCKMAKER BORN 1639 - DIED 20th NOV, 1713. BURIED IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY." Angle V Northill Church. CU One-handed Tompion clock in Church Tower. CU Chains & weight tilt up to Tompion wall clock in Science Museum exhibition. SCU Tompion watches. CU Watch with keys hanging from small chain. CU No. 21, - Tompion clock movement out of case. SV No. 93 - Bracket clock. BV Showing pendulum. SCU No. 125 - miniature bracket clock, showing movement & case. CU Turning movement around.



    History and Archaeology; Great Britain




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    FARMER. EXCLUSIVE
    Bedfordshire

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9EQJLBT7V96Y3PHQVE80M9DHU
    Media URN:
    VLVA9EQJLBT7V96Y3PHQVE80M9DHU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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