longcase clocks

June 28, 2017

I have a face that does not frown and hands that do wave. I do not walk but move around. I’ve met at least eight presidents. What am I?

A grandfather clock — well, the grandfather clock in the Oval Office, that is. As told in a recent Boston Globe article, the grandfather clock in […]
January 24, 2014

Durfee Tubular Chime Grandfather Clocks

The Walter Durfee Tubular Chimes grandfather clocks were the pioneers in bringing Grandfather Clock with Tubular Chimes Clocks to the USA.  Below is an early advertisement […]
December 30, 2013

Hermle Clocks History

Hermle Clocks North America Welcome to Hermle Clocks’ History.  Hermle Clock builds beautiful clocks of all kinds, including grandfather clocks, floor clocks, anniversary clocks, grandmother clocks, […]
October 25, 2013

How Much is My Grandfather Clock Worth?

One of the most common inquiries we get at our stores selling grandfather clocks and other furniture and wall and mantel clocks, is what is the […]
October 7, 2013

Grandfather Clocks History Past-Present

Some grandfather clock history and clocks history never gets old.  Just look at the stories of Simon Willard, Aaron Willard and Benjamin Willard.  An article written […]
June 4, 2013

Clocks Index

Consumers of all industrial and personal use items have heard of and to some degree follow the Consumer Confidence Index.  People on Wall Street and Economists […]
June 3, 2013

Nathan Turner Goes Shopping at Atlanta’s Scott Antique Markets

The traveling tastemaker heads to Atlanta for his first visit to the famous antiques fair
May 20, 2013

Granfather Clocks

The most common misspelling by far of grandfather clocks is granfatherclocks.  So much so there is even an online grandfather clocks store called granfatherclocksonline dot com.  […]
May 16, 2013

Grandfather Clock Buying Guide

We like to think of our 2 blogs www.ClocksBlog.com and this blog www.GrandfatherClocksBlog.com as the ultimate guide to comparing grandfather clock brands and THE Grandfather Clock […]
May 2, 2013

Hermle Grandfather Clocks

Hermle Clocks is one of the finest makers of Floor Clocks, with the Hermle Grandfather Clocks Collection.  Hermle is a German company that has been making […]