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How to Remove and Install Grandfather Clock Drive Chains

October 16, 2018

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Glimpses of the Past: Feb. 2-8

BROWN COUNTY. Feb. 2, 1956. Bids for the construction of a new school in the Town of Allouez will be opened at Thursday evening, Feb. 16, at Allouez School. The Allouez School Board advertised for bids Wednesday. The school will have 10 classrooms ...

www.greenbaypressgazette.com February 1, 2015

Grandfather clock a popular trophy in all of sports

“The original Ridgeway grandfather clock was made just about three miles down the road by Ridgeway Clocks,” Clay Campbell, Earles' grandson and current president of Martinsville Speedway, said. “That was really convenient. It was a hometown company.”....

www.godanriver.com October 25, 2013

The Best and Worst Race-Winning Trophies in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series

Let's have some fun with this. (So don't take too much offense if your favorite track lands on the wrong side of the list.) As the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware, this weekend, it's a great time to pay ...

bleacherreport.com May 29, 2014

The Timeless Victory

And they don't care that Ridgeway Clocks are no longer actually built in Martinsville, but by its still-new parent company, the Howard Miller Corporation in Zeeland, Michigan. His name was Al, so I named my grandfather clock after my actual ...

sports.espn.go.com March 24, 2009

Alive and ticking

As Jolly grew, he perfected his skills. One day the phone rang and, on the other end was a woman with Zeeland, Mich.'s Sligh Clock Company. "She asked me if I worked on clocks and I said 'Yes,' and she asked me about several kinds of clocks and I gave ...

www.victoriaadvocate.com May 20, 2009

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Grandfather clock trophy unique to Martinsville Speedway

Freddy Lorenzen won the first grandfather clock at Martinsville Speedway on Sept. 27, 1964. Ridgeway Clocks made the famous 7-foot clocks near Martinsville Speedway until 2004, when Howard Miller Co. bought out the company and moved operations to Zeeland, ...

www.news-record.com October 24, 2013

A New Face for Grandfather Clocks

A balance spring was added to the balance wheel later in the 17th century, but little else changed with grandfather clocks over the next 200 years. In fact, much of it remains the same. With a few exceptions. This spring, Ridgeway Clock Co. of Ridgeway ...

www.southcoasttoday.com January 9, 2011

Ridgeway clocks reward Martinsville race winners

NASCAR fans know about "the grandfather clock" at the Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville ... and the clocks are now made in Zeeland, Mich. However, the corporate headquarters remain in Ridgeway, Va. The first NASCAR driver to win a clock was the ...

www.furnituretoday.com July 29, 2007

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Ridgeway Grandfather Clock Rescue ! and Howard Miller Mantel Clock

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Ridgeway Grandfather Clock Rescue ! and Howard Miller Mantel Clock

Books

Chilton's Jewelers' Circular/keystone Directory

1989.

The great all-in-one listing guide jewelers turn to every business day.

Collecting Clocks Clock Repairs & Trademarks Index

Lulu.com.2015.ISBN: 9781326252496,1326252496.232 pages.

A comprehensive book on collecting & repairing antique clocks or timepieces...