Perpetual Clock
Clarendon AR
Monroe NC
Private Collections
Historical Collection


Some Articles taken from the online archive of the Charlotte Observer
Charlotte NC
Jim VanOrsdel and Mayor Sue Myrick at the erection of the Grand Post Clock in Downtown Charlotte NC
Lancaster SC
Hendersonville NC

Jim VanOrsdel has professionally restored and conserved numerous types of clocks since 1979. From exquisite French Boudoir Clocks to massive public Tower Clocks, all work is done in the highest respect of Horological Standards. Capable of making missing or severely damaged parts in the same manner of the original Clockmaker, his desire to replicate said pieces are as original to the Clock as possible. Several examples of recent work is available for your perusal in the “Acknowledgement” links above.

Please e-mail or call him with any questions pertaining to your Heirloom Timepiece. Quotes for any restoration or conservation will be handled in a timely manner. All work has a one-year guarantee attached, with the exception of ‘Acts of Nature” or obvious abuse.

References and recommendations will be forwarded upon request. If you desire a specific type of Clock to purchase, his many resources are available to be of assistance.