A Floral Clock

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A Floral Clock

New postby Andy Krietzer » Thu Aug 12, 2010 8:55 pm

At the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair, they had a large floral clock. This is the actual clock which controlled the floral clock everyone would see outside. The keep it wound and running.

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Main control clock for a Floral Clock
So many clocks, so little time.

The International 400 Day Clock Chapter 168, Global Horology Chapter 192.
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Re: A Floral Clock

New postby Andy Krietzer » Fri Aug 13, 2010 4:27 am

See this site for more info on the floral clock itself, 112 foot in diameter!

http://www.lyndonirwin.com/04clock.htm

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So many clocks, so little time.

The International 400 Day Clock Chapter 168, Global Horology Chapter 192.
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Re: A Floral Clock

New postby veritas » Fri Aug 13, 2010 5:43 am

Very interesting Andy, i did not think a clock like this would have been made and it actually works.
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