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Synchronome Co

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April 1947.

of Abbey Electric Clock Works, Woodside Place, Mount Pleasant, Alperton, Middx. Telephone: Wembley 3643. Cables: "Synchronom"

1911 Exhibited improved astronomical regulator, at the Physical Society's Exhibition[1]

1913 Produced the Horophone Crystal Set A. Designed by Frank Hope-Jones.

1947 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Electric Impulse Clock Systems, Time Recorders, Programme Controllers, Turret Clocks, etc. Timing Equipment for Observatories, Frequency Checking Equipment for Generating Stations, Synchronous Electric Clock Equipment for Industrial and Domestic use. (Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand No. E.1771) [2]

1962 Acquired by K. D. G. Instruments[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Dec 20, 1911
  2. 1947 British Industries Fair p270
  3. The Times, January 15, 1962