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How Stuff Works: Time
Complete five-part explanation of time and how it is measured, including
information about clocks, time zones, calendars, BC and AD.
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www.howstuffworks.com/time.htm - published: Apr 01 2000 - cached


Abbey Clock Clinic - Mark Headrick's Horology Page
Traditional horology website with information and mantainance tips. Technical
descriptions and troubleshooting of escapements. Grandfather clocks, wall clocks,
and watches.
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www.abbeyclock.com - cached


Antique Horology
The Horological Foundation's directory of web sites for watches, clocks,
instruments and barometers.
Search in Category: Recreation: Collecting: Clocks and Watches
www.antique-horology.org - cached


David Knight - Watchmaker from UK
Articles and pictures of the first two watches made by David Knight. Rich artistic
pictures.
www.davidknightwatchmaker.com - cached


Horology.com
Horology is the science of time, timekeeping and timekeepers. Organized collection
of links to horological websites globally.
www.horology.com - cached


Ludwig Oechslin
Curator at the Musée International d’Horlogerie (international watch museum) in
La Chaux- de - Fonds, Switzerland. He has designed some of the most complex
wristwatches in history.
Search in Category: Business: Consumer Goods and Services: Jewelry: Watches: Europe
www.ulysse-nardin.com/index2.jsp?ID_Page=10000L - published: Jan 01 2001 - cached


National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors
Organization of watch and clock enthusiasts.
Search in Category: Recreation: Collecting: Clocks and Watches: Organizations
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www.nawcc.org - cached


Pocket Horology
National chapter of the NAWCC dedicated to collaborative research on the history
and horology of pocket watches.
www.pockethorology.org - cached


The Horology Source
Gateway to all aspects of clocks, watches, timekeeping, and the science of
horology.
www.horologysource.com - modified: Feb 01 2009 - cached


24 hour analog clocks
The 24 hour analog clock and watch site. History, software, and the places to find
clocks with 24 h dials.
homepage.mac.com/pete.boardman/24hourclock - modified: Apr 20 2009 - cached


Daylight Saving Time
History of daylight saving time and how we use it to save energy.
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www.webexhibits.org/daylightsaving - cached


How The Days of the Week Got Their Names
A short history of the week and each day of the week.
www.indepthinfo.com/weekdays/index.shtml - cached


Leap Year Calculation for Year 2000
A response to a VMS problem report giving a detailed explanation of why 2000 is a
leap year.
Search in Category: Computers: Software: Operating Systems: Midrange: VMS
h71000.www7.hp.com/openvms/products/year-2000/leap.html - cached


Mark Frank's Home Page
Website showing the restoration of a french flat bed tower clock in great detail,
step by step, as well as other information and links of tower clock sites.
www.my-time-machines.net - published: Dec 01 2008 - cached


UNITAS Reference Site
UNITAS wristwatch and pocketwatch movements from 1898 to the present.
www.unitas.netfirms.com - published: Mar 10 2005 - cached


Allan Variance -- Overview by David W. Allan
Core algorithm of international time scale has multiple metrology applications,
from atomic clock frequency characterization to definition of the meter. Equation,
explanation and publications.
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www.allanstime.com/AllanVariance - cached


Clocks and Time
Horological index for organizations, clock and watch museums, related software,
mailing lists and links. Maintained by Gordon T. Uber.
Search in Category: Recreation: Collecting: Clocks and Watches
www.ubr.com/clocks - cached


Functionning of a Simple Mechanical Watch
Explanation of the roles of components of a wristwatch.
www.collectorebooks.com/watch2/watch01.htm - cached


Jens Olsen's Astronomical Clock
Description of the restoration of Jens Olsen's Astronomical Clock, a masterpiece in
Copenhagen City Hall that consists of 15.448 individual parts.
Search in Category: Regional: Europe: Denmark: Counties: Storstrøm: Business and Economy
www.ateliera.dk/olsen.htm - published: Aug 01 1995 - cached


On Time
The Smithsonian Institute's exhibition on the changing ways we have measured, used,
and thought about time over the past three hundred years.
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americanhistory.si.edu/ontime - cached


The St. Mark's Tower Clock in Venice and its restoration
Our articles were first published on the Horological Journal.. The last clock "
temperatore" (custodian), Alberto Peratoner, who lived in the Tower, wrote a
critique illustrating the errors made during the repair work. The piece can be
considered public domain and freely distributed but not altered in any way, to let
people know how thing have gone. He also made a website on the Clock: L'Orologio
della Torre di San Marco in Venezia.. The Maison Piaget kindly sent us some
informative ...
www.orologeria.com/english/tower - cached


Cumbria Clock Company
Company specialized in all aspects of work connected with church clocks, public
clocks, and tower clocks which includes the full historical restoration of antique
clock movements.
Search in Category: Regional: Europe: United Kingdom: England: Cumbria: Pooley Bridge: Business and Economy
www.clockmaker.co.uk - published: Apr 03 2002 - cached


Louis Essen
Autobiography of the physicist who built the world's first operational atomic
clock.
Search in Category: Regional: Europe: United Kingdom: England: London: Richmond: Teddington: Society and Culture
www.btinternet.com/~time.lord - published: Dec 04 2000 - cached




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