Would love to visit!

by Susan Burkley
(Harmony, PA, USA)

My great grandfather George Downie worked on this clock when he was a young man. He was training to be a clock/watchmaker and repairman and jeweler. He was born in Halifax in July 4th, 1880, so perhaps it was around 1895 - 1900 that he was learning his trade. He had a very successful business in Malden Massachusetts for his career. He passed away in 1973 when I was 17. It's always been a source of pride for our family that he got to work on your famous clock!

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Jun 29, 2022
by: Ann Marie at Your-Nova-Scotia-Holiday

any chance you have a picture of your
great grandfather? we could add it.

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