Spot A Clock: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Muskego

March 2014’s ‘Spot a Clock’ is St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, located at S66 W14325 Janesville Road in Muskego.

St. Paul’s started as a small wooden church constructed on 2 acres of land in 1858. As the congregation grew, a brick church was built, and was dedicated in 1905. The small church features a beautiful pipe organ. The clock is currently cared for by Jerry Kurth, whose great-grandfather farmed land in the area and donated land for the church.

The clock is in original condition, complete with its original weights and pulley system. The steeple houses a well-preserved three-train Schwalbach clock movement. This clock is one of the last original, operating Schwalbach movements in existence. Recently, the clock experienced some operational issues. Through member Paul Schmitz, Mr. Kurth contacted Chapter 47, which has been providing some assistance with the clock.

Can you guess the location of the clock below?

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If you would like to suggest a clock for the newsletter’s ‘Spot a Clock’, please contact Ed Buc at the Chapter meetings or by email at time-craft_wi@yahoo.com.

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The Mart on September 24 is at a new location.

Please note, our new location is: Knights of Columbus, 1800 South 92nd Street, West Allis, WI 53214. There is ample parking in their lot. The hall is very similar in amenities. Come join us for the September meeting and see our new location. Also note the dates have already been assigned for 2018, and November 2017’s meeting has a new date, see Events Page.

Robert Olney is going to do a presentation at the September 24th meeting on collecting American Military Clocks of WWII.

Brad Smith is going to do a presentation at the November 19th meeting on the Rolling Ball Clock he built.

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