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  1. Spaceman Spiff

    Ridgeway model??

    Hi, Bob. I have a few Ridgeway catalogs (1967, 1972, 1977, 1980 and 1997). Unfortunately I'm not finding your clock anywhere in my 1997 catalog, and all of my other catalogs were from the period before your clock. Sorry I wasn't of more help. Sincerely, John
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    Was Wondering if anyone had a Ridgeway catalog.

    Hi, MuensterMann. Unfortunately, I'm not finding your clock listed in my 1997 catalog. (I only have a few catalogs--1967, 1972, 1977, 1980, and 1997). The model number you gave sounds about right for the period and indicates that your particular model debuted in 1989, and the serial number's...
  3. Spaceman Spiff

    Was Wondering if anyone had a Ridgeway catalog.

    Hi, Rockin Ronnie. Yes, your clock appears to be model 9169, known as the "Sussex," although yours does not appear to have the "country oak" finish as described. (See attached scan). Model number 9169 would indicate that the model debuted in 1991, but the fact that it's in the 1997 catalog...
  4. Spaceman Spiff

    Unusual Ridgeway Ernest Hemingway Grandfather Clock

    Thanks! Missed that. Very interesting! John
  5. Spaceman Spiff

    Was Wondering if anyone had a Ridgeway catalog.

    Keep in mind the serial number method for dating a Ridgeway only works for those made ca. 1990 forward (perhaps mid-1980s), *not* to those made in the 1970s, 1960s, or earlier. Just an FYI. John
  6. Spaceman Spiff

    Crazy little clock

    No, the only two catalogs of mine which have price lists are the 1977 and 1980 catalogs. John
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    Help Identifying Ridgeway Grandfather Clock

    Hi, Brian. Price sheet attached. Regards, John
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    Help Identifying Ridgeway Grandfather Clock

    LOL! I think that has been in my signature file for like 14 or so years now! Sad to say I've mostly lost my one-time clock obsession, and have even parted with several since then. Also, I've long since forgotten which clocks I'd already photographed/inventoried, so it looks like I'll never be...
  9. Spaceman Spiff

    Crazy little clock

    Hello. I have a few Ridgeway catalogs (1967, 1972, 1977, 1980 and 1997) and yes, your clock indeed matches model 141, known as the "Miss Kelly," which appeared in the 1967 catalog (but may have been manufactured a couple/few years either side of that date). Attached is the photo from the 1967...
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    Trying to identify my grandfather clock

    Hi, Jacque. Sorry for the delay with my response. (I only come into the Forum every couple/few months). I have a few Ridgeway catalogs (from 1967, 1972, 1977, 1980 and 1997) but unfortunately am not finding your clock. Your model number is rather unusual to me. Usually the 4-digit model...
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    Need Help with Identifying

    Hi, Tom. Sorry for the delay with my response. (I only come into the Forum every couple/few months). Yes, it would be helpful if you could find a model number. I have a few Ridgeway catalogs (from 1967, 1972, 1977, 1980 and 1997) and quickly looked through them, but wasn't able to find a...
  12. Spaceman Spiff

    Help Identifying Ridgeway Grandfather Clock

    Hi, Aceolus. Your clock Model 119 is known as the "William Penn." I have a few sporadic Ridgeway catalogs (1967, 1972, 1977, 1980 and 1997) and yours shows in the 1980 catalog, so your clock would have been manufactured somewhere around that period. At that time your clock had a...
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    Inherited Ridgeway Grandfather Clock - Estimated Value?

    Hi, Tim. Sorry for the delay with my response. (I only come into the Forum every couple/few months). From what I can tell, your clock appears to be Model 149, known as the "Sarah Payne." It shows in the 1972, 1977, and 1980 catalogs, so your clock would have been manufactured somewhere...
  14. Spaceman Spiff

    Unusual Ridgeway Ernest Hemingway Grandfather Clock

    Hi, nk14366. Sorry for the delay with my response. (I only come into the Forum every couple/few months). And sorry, but I'm not finding your clock in any of the Ridgeway catalogs I have on hand. But I only have the 1967, 1972, 1977, 1980 and 1997 catalogs, and I can tell by the first two...
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    Ridgeway clock help

    Hi, Joseph. Sorry for the delay with my response. (I only come into the Forum every couple/few months). And sorry I'm unable to assist with your chiming issue, but I see on the card that your clock is Model 135 so I thought I would pop in and share some information from one of my Ridgeway...

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