Dr Taylor holds hundreds of patents for domestic appliances, thermostats and electrical equipment, and in 2011, was awarded Officer of the Order of the British Empire for services to business and horology. You will hear about how navigating the Poles inspired his passion for horology, and how he has lovingly amassed a world class collection of early British clocks, watches and scientific instruments.
An evening lecture in which Dr John C Taylor OBE FREng, one of Britain’s greatest and most prolific inventors, talks about his life, work and passion for horology.
- Date 05/03/2020 —
- Time Doors open at 6pm for a 7pm start, with an opportunity to view the exhibition before the lecture.
- Location Manx Museum Lecture Theatre, Douglas.
- Price £10