Clockmaking

Luther Stroup

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Luther Stroup

Clockmaker

Spruce Pine, NC (Mitchell County)

Born in McDowell County, Luther Stroup has lived most of his life in Spruce Pine in Mitchell County, leaving only for the four years he spent at Carson Newman College earning a degree in English and religious studies. As a child, he spent time in his grandfather's "Hobby Shop," playing with tools and watching his grandfather make clocks. By the time he was in high school, he was helping to make grandfather and grandmother clocks with his grandfather, father, and brother.

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