Large 18″ industrial clock typically found in factories and railways stations manufactured in England by Gents of Leicester. c.1950
Salvaged from a factory in South Wales, this clock retains the original factory black paint in remarkable condition. Original hands now running on a high torque Quartz movement for modern convenience.
Gents’ of Leicester, was established in Leicester, England, in 1872 by John Thomas Gent. For over a century, the company was a well known manufacturer of electrical equipment, in particular its electric clocks, which were used in public buildings and railway stations all over the world.