Raymond Saunders (clockmaker)

Raymond Saunders
Raymond Saunders is a Canadian clockmaker who has designed and built more than 150 customized clocks that mainly serve as tourist-attracting public artworks.wikipedia
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Steam clock

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In 1977 he was commissioned to build a steam clock for the Gastown district of Vancouver, Canada.
Only a few functioning steam clocks exist, most designed and built by Canadian horologist Raymond Saunders for display in urban public spaces.

Canadians

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Raymond Saunders is a Canadian clockmaker who has designed and built more than 150 customized clocks that mainly serve as tourist-attracting public artworks.

Gastown

Gastown Steam ClockGastown alley and Maple Tree SquareGastown Historic District
In 1977 he was commissioned to build a steam clock for the Gastown district of Vancouver, Canada.

Vancouver

Vancouver, British ColumbiaVancouver, BCVancouver, Canada
In 1977 he was commissioned to build a steam clock for the Gastown district of Vancouver, Canada.

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

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The Gastown clock may be the first steam clock ever built, although there is evidence that 19th century British engineer John Inshaw made a steam clock after which was named a Birmingham pub.

John Inshaw

The Gastown clock may be the first steam clock ever built, although there is evidence that 19th century British engineer John Inshaw made a steam clock after which was named a Birmingham pub.

Birmingham

Birmingham, United KingdomBirmingham, EnglandCity of Birmingham
The Gastown clock may be the first steam clock ever built, although there is evidence that 19th century British engineer John Inshaw made a steam clock after which was named a Birmingham pub.

Pub

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The Gastown clock may be the first steam clock ever built, although there is evidence that 19th century British engineer John Inshaw made a steam clock after which was named a Birmingham pub.

Otaru

Otaru, HokkaidoOtaru, HokkaidōOtaru City
Saunders has since built six different public steam clocks for clients such as the city of Otaru, Japan, and the Indiana State Museum.

Japan

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Saunders has since built six different public steam clocks for clients such as the city of Otaru, Japan, and the Indiana State Museum.

York House School

York House
He has also built a clock for Vancouver's York House School's 78th birthday in 2010.