Markwick Markham (Biographical details)

Markwick Markham (clockmaker/watchmaker; British; c.1725; 1692 - 1825; 1730; active; James Markwick)

Also known as

Markwick Markham; Markham; Markwick


Royal Exchange London


Clock and watchmakers specialising in export to the Ottoman Empire. The partnership of James Markwick (q.v.), who was Master of the Clockmakers' Company in 1720, and Robert Markham. Even after the death of the founders the company continued in business under their name with business partnerships associated with the Perigal family, Story, Borrell.


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