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Bosda Di'Chi of Tricor
05-11-2005, 04:26 PM
Why the name? :confused:

Contrapuntal
05-11-2005, 04:33 PM
Linky (http://www.bartleby.com/61/43/G0224300.html)

Squink
05-11-2005, 04:58 PM
Lyricsy (http://www.kididdles.com/mouseum/m018.html)

Meeko
05-11-2005, 09:23 PM
Drat. I was gonna be a Smart Aleck and WAG that the term maker upper's Grandfather had such a clock. And or, Everyones Grandfather had such a clock. :eek: And what do you know, I was right!

Bosda Di'Chi of Tricor
05-12-2005, 06:47 AM
My thanks for all your help. :)

Gaudere
05-12-2005, 11:28 AM
There are also grandmother and granddaughter clocks, which are just shorter grandfather clocks.

Rayne Man
05-12-2005, 01:49 PM
The correct name for these is long case clocks. This what the experts on the Antiques Road Show always call them.

aaslatten
05-12-2005, 03:14 PM
The correct name for these is long case clocks. This what the experts on the Antiques Road Show always call them.

They and no one else.