Tobias Gilks

A pair cased watch by Tobias Gilks of Chipping Norton. These photographs are by kind permission of Anthonie Stilgoe whose ancestor, Zachary Stilgoe (1717-48/9), owned the watch. The outer case is engraved 'Z.S. Dedington 1742'.
More about the Stilgoe family can be read in Chaper 5 - The Stilgoes - of Mary Vane Turner's book - 'The Story of Deddington' by clicking HERE
and more about Deddington clockmakers can be read by clicking HERE