Pennington of London (Biographical details)

Pennington of London (clockmaker/watchmaker; British; 1777 - 1870; ?end date?)

Also known as

Pennington of London; John Pennington; Pennington, Robert Snr; Pennington, Robert Jnr


Camberwell, London


Robert Pennington Snr was a watch and chronometer maker based in London. His son, also Robert Pennington Jnr, and grandson John Pennington also became a watch and chronometer makers working in the family busines. They were based in Camberwell from 1804 until 1854.


Stewart, A.D. 'Pennington of London: a brief history of the family, the firm and their chronometers' Antiquarian Horology, Volume 34, Number 3, Sept 2013, pp367-384.