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18-Jun-2020 20:16

I also have a technical information leaflet issued after the 1977 change of company name which shows a very similar unit (though with minor differences) and which is headed "Jewelled Electronic Battery Movement". If it has a "tuning Fork" movement then it dates from 1971 or later.

The longest sequence is at the hour, followed by the the hour being struck often on a deeper gong or chord of gongs.

Whilst 'fingers' or 'pointers' may be understood, it is more usual to talk of the 'hands' of a clock.