The Clock Whisperer

Interesting stories about clocks and watches.
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The most complicated timepiece ever made

The most complicated timepiece ever made in Japan – the Myriad year clock

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Travelling clock in the form of a book, 1567

Clock book (closed)

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Wearing This Watch Is Like Wearing The Entire Galaxy On Your Wrist

Wearing This Watch Is Like Wearing The Entire Galaxy On Your Wrist

We're not denying that smartwatches are nifty little creations that harness the power of modern technology and also look kind of sleek on your wrist.

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John Harrison's 'Clock B' sets a world record over 250 years after it was designed

John Harrison's 'Clock B' sets a world record over 250 years after it was designed

Found on The Verge:

The legendary watchmaker's design was centuries ahead of its time.

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World War I Trench Watches

World War I Trench Watches

Necessities of 20th century warfare were a factor in making the wearing of wristwatches by men more socially acceptable. Attitudes changed as fighting soldiers found that wristwatches were the more practical timekeeping device (than fobbed pocketwatches) on the changed battlefield.

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MAR
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MARVIN created a tyre watch in the 1950s

MARVIN created a tyre watch in the 1950s

Created in the 50s by René Didisheim, this watch, a clock watch housed in a rubber tyre, is a tribute to the family’s passion for cars. Pierre Didisheim later added a strap to make it a keyring.

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