Speed dating halifax nova scotia
: Henry Warren in the United States invented the self-starting synchronous motor in 1916 (patented 1918).
His Warren Clock Company in Ashland, Massachusetts, initially produced battery-driven clocks.
The advertisements and boxes also included the model name.
The pictures here show the wall models currently (April 2017) in the museum's Canadian General Electric collection.
I don’t know in which of these factories the clocks were made.
The kitchen clocks had just the letter-number codes on the labels.
about The Arthur Pequegnat Clock Company that was in business a long time ago in Berlin / Kitchener, Ontario 1904-1941.
The Pequegnat Clock Company of Canada was set up by one of Arthur’s great grandsons, Paul Pequegnat, in 1984 in Manotick, Ontario (southeast of Ottawa).
The following mantel models were received in early October 2017 by donation from the late Bryan Hollebone's collection: VICTORIA (version with drawer), St.
Its first factory was located at 212-216 King Street West in the early 1930s.
Later locations included 221 Dufferin, 830/940/1025 Lansdowne, and 224-228 Wallace.
Six of our clocks are reproductions of Pequegnat original catalogued models (the Tokio, Barrie, Peterboro, Montreal, Brandon, and Woodstock), but the Colonial Westminster wall clock and the Parliament mantel clock are Paul’s own designs.
The unusual Colonial Westminster has a birds-eye maple wood case, a three-spring chimes movement, and two fake weights.The options were oak, mahogany, and walnut, the latter at higher cost.