A talk on time and timepieces, by master horologist Mr Philip Irvine.
Philip Irvine is internationally known and a very rare man. He is a Heavy Horologist. He cares for very big clocks and is passionate about all clocks. Very few people in the world are able to build and maintain these huge pieces of precise engineering. Philip is a mastermind of knowledge on the history of clocks and clock making.
Hear Phillip talk about some special clocks in the collections at Liverpool Medical Institution and well known clocks in Liverpool both past and present. There will be the opportunity to handle cogs and clockworks and see how they work.
Talks start at 19:00, 20:00, 21:00 and last 30mins.