The Sampson Shelton Lecture

28 June 2021

For the first time in 2021, on the 28th June the Clockmakers’ Company will come together to celebrate Benefactors’ Day, marking the many valued contributions made to the Company over its long history. 

The Master this year has chosen Sir David Salomons Bt. (1851-1925), a notable pioneer of electricity, photography and motoring and a watch collector of international repute, to be the subject of the inaugural Sampson Shelton lecture.

For more information, contact the Clerk.

Caricature of Sir David by Spy for Vanity Fair, 1908