Earlier this month we had been visited by horological writerJames Henderson, who final Friday featured our manufacturing facility tour on his watch weblog, Tempus Fugit.
Henderson explored the brand new facility:
Whereas many lament the current transfer to new digs, the ability that now homes the corporate is a superbly transformed historic constructing that retains the look of it’s former self, whereas the inside has been painstakingly reworked offering a contemporary work house for each manufacturing and administration.
And our historic significance:
If the Vulcan Cricket might be known as the “Watch of the Presidents,” then actually the Chelsea Clock is the “Clock of the Presidents.” Earlier in addition to the present workplace holder (President Obama) have chosen Chelsea clocks as official presents of state to current to overseas dignitaries.
Whereas taking an in-depth have a look at our manufacturing course of:
It’s good to know that there’s a place the place issues are literally made, and never simply thrown collectively and over-hyped with a rambunctious publicity seize. Historical past, custom and continuity, there’s a motive why Chelsea Clock has been round so long as they’ve been, and there’s a motive why they proceed to draw new, gifted and dedicated staff members.
To learn the complete story and take a behind-the-scenes look into our operation, go to the Tempus Fugit weblog.