READING Peter James

Name Peter James READING
Country Of Origin England
Born 1958
Birth/ Baptism 1958, Norwich, England
Apprenticeship John Carter, Norfolk, England
Skills Clockmaker
Work Locations Hobart
Street Address
Arrival 1996, Tasmania.
Other Scholarship: West Dean College, British Horological Institute (BHI) antique clock restoration course.

Employers: Simon Michlmayr (Norwich), Keith Hardings (London). Keith specialised in musical clocks, music boxes, and automata.

1996: Established business in Hobart.
Responsible for the maintenance of the General Post Office tower clock, Hobart.

Peter Reading.
Web:, Hobart’s GPO tower running like clockwork for more than 110 years, Carol Raabus, 30 September 2016.