From the Collection of Churchill Island Heritage Farm 246 Samuel Amess Drive Newhaven Victoria
- mantle clock, fretwork
- Family heirloom. Originated in County Tyrone in Northern Ireland. Came to Tasmania with the family of Thomas Johnstone, a blacksmith. He was not happy there and with the help of Joshua Black came to Portland, Victoria, opened a blacksmith business in the town and then took up a section at Swan Lake near Portland.
- No Churchill Island significance - suits the period of Amess House
- 10 Jan 2020 at 2:02PM