Culzean Castle, Clock-Tower.  Robert Adam design.  Can you guess which windows are real and which are fake?

Culzean Castle, Clock-Tower. Robert Adam design. Can you guess which windows are real and which are fake?

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Behind the clock-face in the Clock-Tower at Culzean Castle.

Behind the clock-face in the Clock-Tower at Culzean Castle.

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Culzean Castle - 'Bloodhound clock'.  Gordon Potter, Guide, talking about his favourite item.  You can see this beautiful clock in the Dining Room of Culzean Castle.

Culzean Castle - 'Bloodhound clock'. Gordon Potter, Guide, talking about his favourite item. You can see this beautiful clock in the Dining Room of Culzean Castle.

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Mid-19th century timepiece.  Early example of a balance wheel.  Origin unknown, possible influence Eglington Tournament.

Mid-19th century timepiece. Early example of a balance wheel. Origin unknown, possible influence Eglington Tournament.

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From the desk of President Eisenhower.  Dated 1967.

From the desk of President Eisenhower. Dated 1967.

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Clock from the Marchioness of Ailsa's vanity set.  A wedding gift by the 3rd Marquis to Lady Evelyn Stuart.

Clock from the Marchioness of Ailsa's vanity set. A wedding gift by the 3rd Marquis to Lady Evelyn Stuart.

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Wall clock by Matthew Worgan, Bristol.  Circa 1780.  Silver brass dial, blue steel hands and 8 day movement.  Hour strikes on a bell.  Seconds pendulum 39 inches.  Oval staircase, Culzean Castle.

Wall clock by Matthew Worgan, Bristol. Circa 1780. Silver brass dial, blue steel hands and 8 day movement. Hour strikes on a bell. Seconds pendulum 39 inches. Oval staircase, Culzean Castle.

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Walnut longcase clock with 12 inch dial.  Incribed, 'George Graham, London' (b.1673, d. 1751).  Case has the trade label 'Wall and Son, Richmond, Surrey'.  Bolt and shutter maintaining clock power during winding process.  Deadbead escapement with calibrated rating nut for pendulum.  Blue steel hands.  Silvered chapter ring for legibility, 8 day movement.  Ante-room to the Blue Drawing Room.

Walnut longcase clock with 12 inch dial. Incribed, 'George Graham, London' (b.1673, d. 1751). Case has the trade label 'Wall and Son, Richmond, Surrey'. Bolt and shutter maintaining clock power during winding process. Deadbead escapement with calibrated rating nut for pendulum. Blue steel hands. Silvered chapter ring for legibility, 8 day movement. Ante-room to the Blue Drawing Room.

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Walnut longcase clock with 12 inch dial.  Incribed, 'George Graham, London' (b.1673, d. 1751).  Case has the trade label 'Wall and Son, Richmond, Surrey'.   Blue steel hands.  Silvered chapter ring for legibility, 8 day movement.  Ante-room to the Blue Drawing Room.

Walnut longcase clock with 12 inch dial. Incribed, 'George Graham, London' (b.1673, d. 1751). Case has the trade label 'Wall and Son, Richmond, Surrey'. Blue steel hands. Silvered chapter ring for legibility, 8 day movement. Ante-room to the Blue Drawing Room.

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18th century French Lyre clock under a glass dome.  Partial skeleton clock.  Can be viewed in the Round Room, Culzean Castle.

18th century French Lyre clock under a glass dome. Partial skeleton clock. Can be viewed in the Round Room, Culzean Castle.

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