Gardiner family - Thomas Fardon 1 longcase

Photos courtesy of Lin Malt

More about the Gardiner family can be found HERE

The Dr CFC Beeson whose letter of provenance is in the album was an acknowledged expert on Fardon (and other Quaker) clocks in Oxfordhsire. An article about the Fardon clock makers of Deddington can be found HERE. Dr Beeson's book is included in the 'Recommended reading' at the foot of the article. 2nd hand copies can sometimes be found on the internet.