pagoda hood with brass dialAlthough Riversdale Clocks will no longer be carrying out antique clock repairs and restoration, or making longcase clock cases, due to the retirement of the proprietor and founder Barry Share.

Much thought by the team at Riversdale acknowledge the fact that there is a need and a growing demand for clock repair and restoration information from antique clock restorers and clock making enthusiasts.

So with a unanimous decision and with enthusiasm and dedication this site will stay up and running, passing on the knowledge, tips and tricks acquired after many years of repairing, restoring and clock making in the industry.

“Making A Case For A Longcase Clock”

We are proud to announce we are opening access in our members area to our clock making course with everything you need to know on making a clock case for a longcase movement and dial.

    Join Our Members Area Today…

Sign up and get full access to our
Clock Case Making course
 

Totally Free of charge Here…

Clock Makers Data Base & List.

old-clock-makersIn the attempt to give as much help to horological historians and clock and movement restorers with their research.
You can get access to our…
Clock Makers data base HERE.

The list of 4,500 clock makers has been compiled from
a number of sources and is still being added to.
“T
his comprehensive list has saved us hours when researching case period styles to match old movements”.

We will endeavour to supply information on all the best clock plans, inform you on where to find the best clock parts and tooling, not just for horological repairs but woodworking and finishing.

We will be reviewing horological books and products giving you our honest opinion on clock kits tools and supplies, and advice helping you to make the best purchases for you, not the manufacturers.