I don't know if he still was active, but a year ago I saw that he still worked together with his adept, Roger Smith.
I read not so long ago, that this world famous man had only created 37 watches by himself!!
He was CBE and awarded Doctor of Science.
His mark on the horological map will forever be the co-axial escapement.
I have his book.Quite expensive and very, very difficult to read!
I admit that I have only read half part of it.It's to professional, ...but some day, under a pine in the shadow with the water below my feet
He had a long and very special life.
I eagerly wait for a good written biography!
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