BY DENISE AND THRISH’E
Clock making was a sideline job for
gold smiths. making clocks involved
clocks had wooden gears because
brass was hard to get. When brass was available they used it to make plates.
He would file and polish the gears.
that when you oil and clean the clock
gears they worked a lot better.
one of the first colonial clockmakers
settled in new haven in 1638. earlier time peaces from England.