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What is a grandfather clock?

Answer : A grandfather clock, also called a long case clock or floor clock, is a freestanding, weight-driven, pendulum clock. Its pendulum, which swings back and forth, is kept inside its tower. Clocks of this style are commonly 6 to 8 feet (1.8 to 2.4 meters) tall. The case often features carved ornamentation on the… read more »