A Smiths Timer at The Burrow

Smiths Timer was a branded model of timer produced in England.[1] The Weasley family had one of these timers in the kitchen of their home.[1]

Behind the scenes

  • The timer featured in the Harry Potter films is a model produced by English Clock Systems, a branch of S. Smith & Sons Ltd., in England in the 1950s.[2] S. Smith & Sons was founded in 1851, and continued to operate under that name until 1967, when its name was changed to Smiths Industries Ltd.[3] The company's name again changed to Smiths Group in 2000.[3]


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