Vintage Clock Big Ben Westclox Black Salvaged by RustbeltTreasures
Before alarm clocks there were knocker-upper's. Mary Smith earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at sleeping workers windows. Limehouse Fields. London. . Undated. Photograph from Philip Davies' Lost London: 1870 - 1945.
A Knocker-up ’s job was to rouse sleeping people so they could get to work on time. Mary Smith earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at sleeping workers windows - Photograph from Philip Davies’ Lost London: 1870 - S)
A Knocker-up was a profession in England and Ireland that started during and lasted at least as late as the before alarm clocks were affordable or reliable. A knocker-up’s job was to rouse sleeping people so they could get to work on time.
Simple and understated, this Wood LED Clock works with almost any space and in any room. The clever clock has a thin layer of veneer on the face that allows the LED lights to shine through. Perfect on a night stand.
The bottom clock was the clock we had in the Ashland house.
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