Gould, Rupert Thomas

Gould, Rupert Thomas

New postby Glyn Meredith » Sun Nov 07, 2010 11:49 am

Rupert Thomas Gould (16 November 1890 - 5 October 1948), was a Lieutenant Commander in the British Royal Navy noted for his contributions to horology.

He gained permission in 1920 to restore marine chronometers of John Harrison. That work was completed in 1933.

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