John Davis of Windsor


This John Davis Clock sits in the main hallway of Clifton House. We hadn't been sure how it had ended up in Clifton House. John Davis of Windsor was a multi-generational clock maker from Windsor and they were hugely successful clock-makers and locksmiths. The supplied locks and clocks to Eton College and Baylis House in Slough. They were very well regarded in their field of expertise.   The family tree is as follows: John Davis, grandfather (1650-1713) John Davis, father (1690 – 1762) John Davis, son (1722 -1801). This lineage of the same names makes it difficult to date our clock, [...]