Early American Clocks
January 09. 2014 4:11PM
Marker Number: 14
Name and date established: Chester 1963
Description: Isaac Blasdel, 1738-1771, son and father of clockmakers, settled in Chester in 1762 and commenced manufacturing one-day, striking wall and tall-case clocks with one weight and metal works. He was an Association Test signer, Revolutionary War soldier, selectman and member of the Committee of Safety.
Location: Located on the east side of Route 121, just north of its junction with Route 102 near the Congressional Church.