Greater Boston Watch and Clock Collectors
6:30 PM Tuesday, September 9, 2003
China Moon Restaurant
170 Main Street (Mass. Rt. 28)
Stoneham, MA, 02180

Speaker: We were fortunate to have Richard Husher, an expert on Simon Willard's clocks to presents the story of the "Light House" clock. He has co-authored a book "The Study of Simon Willard's Clocks."

Richard Husher
Richard's talk was actually a bit of history on clock making with a focus on Willard clocks. Here he theorizes the banjo style clock was inspired by wheel barometers that existed at the time.
Richard also believes the lighthouse style clocks were inspired by skeleton clocks.
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