Deodatus Threlkeld: All Saints’ Church Steeple Clock

Part 2 of a Series The Business of Clockmaking Deodatus became a clockmaker on his own in Newcastle in 1680 at the age of 23. He was the oldest of five sons. His father, a chaplain to the Earl of Carlisle, had died three years earlier. His French mother, Thomasine, moved to Newcastle from Brancepeth … Continue reading Deodatus Threlkeld: All Saints’ Church Steeple Clock