Story: Timekeeping

Clocking-in devices

Clocking-in devices

When people arrived at work they often had to clock in, and then clock out when they left. In this way their hours of work were monitored to the exact minute. These clocking devices are part of the collection at Claphams Clocks, the National Clock Museum in Whāngārei.

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Jock Phillips, 'Timekeeping - Time past', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 October 2020)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 12 Jun 2006