WWII convoy ship’s 8 day

WWII convoy ship’s 8 day

£780

Circa

1944

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Maritime, Timekeeping

Description

A WWII convoy ship’s brass bulkhead 8 day “Zig-Zag” clock, made by Smiths of London. Dated 1944.

5 ¾ inch dial with Roman numerals marked:

A.P.W.6578 TIME SWITCH MULTI-CONTACT, 350 MILLIAMPS

SMITH 8 DAY

SERIAL NO. SEC. 2422 YEAR 1944

With key.
 
Diameter: 18 cm – 7 inches.
Depth: 9.5 cm. – 3 ¾ inches.

 
The reverse marked: D69 and TOOTING FIRE ST
 

D69:  

HMAS Vendetta (D69/I69) (formerly HMS Vendetta (FA3/F29/D69)) was a V-class destroyer that served in the Royal Navy and the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). One of 25 V class ships ordered for the Royal Navy during World War I, Vendetta entered service in 1917.

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GB Hatchwell Antiques

Hatchwell Antiques is based at 533 King's Road, Chelsea, London.
www.hatchwellantiques.co.uk
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