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Watchmaking in Chigwell

Clive Alfred Osborne

Watchmaking in Chigwell

by Clive Alfred Osborne

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Published .
Written in English

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  • Prest family.,
  • Prest, Thomas.

  • Edition Notes

    Articles reprinted from Antiquarian Horology, vol.4, nos.1-2 (1962-63) and an illustrated extract from Chigwell Local History Society Transactions, no.1 (1970), p.24-29.

    Statementby Clive Alfred Osborne and Leonard Edward Christmas.
    ContributionsChristmas, Leonard Edward.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20381165M

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