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Are you interested in the story of time? The AHS is for you. We’re a lively, welcoming society open to all. We run a diverse programme of talks, meetings and visits around the UK and overseas. We publish a quarterly learned journal as well as a wide range of books, and we support education, conservation and research through bursaries, prizes and awards. Welcome to our site! [more...]

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In 1951, Granville Hugh Baillie published Clocks and Watches: An Historical Bibliography, covering the period up to 1800. Baillie also drafted a second volume, covering 1800–1899, but this remained unpublished—until now!