Huge 34" Vintage Station Clock by Gents of Leicester
Extra large steel railway station clock by English clock maker Gents of Leicester circa 1980.
A later Gents of Leicester clock branding the Chloride Gent marks to the dial, this style came into use in the late 70's / early 80's when the company was purchased and taken over by Honeywell.
This is a larger dial with the clean style and tapered baton hands well known with Gents of Leicester clocks. The dial and clock in general is in very good clean condition.
The three protruding mounting lugs exaggerate its industrial looks and the clock has a protected adjuster to the bottom of the case for advancing the time.
The clock retains its original slave movement which includes a modern impulse driver to run the clocks, this provides a satisfying click every 30 seconds moving the minute hand each impulse and can be either battery or mains operated.
Please contact us if you require other movement options
Installed in many public buildings such as railway, tram and bus depots along with factories and military facilities these clocks have seen decades of history pass bye and possess character that cannot be replicated.
A stunning feature piece for any wall space bring a little industrial chic that can work both private and commercial interiors.
The artists figure in the images is 6ft 1" to give a representation of scale.
Battery High Torque Quartz Movement
Clock Face Width
30 Inch (760 mm)
34 Inch (860 mm)
Colour / Materials
Black Painted Steel / Glass
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Our original items are reclaimed from industrial settings between the early 1900’s up to the 1970’s and due to the nature of their original life most of our product have received wear and tear which as a result have created the wonderful individual character of our pieces. The pictures of our products are potentially sample pieces from a run or batch of products and we have tried our upmost to offer a true reflection of the product you will receive. However due to the nature and age of the products there will be variations between individual pieces, if you require more information on the condition of specific pieces please get in touch via our contact page.