They are all engineered or adapted exclusively for us. Graham is a historic British brand which has been re-started by the Swiss watch company, The British Masters (now called simply "Graham London"). As against this he made nearly three thousand watches. Please check and try again. Instinctive and precise, it is a fail-safe system which does not distract the wearer because the lever on the left of the case is effortlessly reached with the right hand. Graham is now a combination of English heritage and Swiss watchmaking and is a sister company to Arnold & Son. His fascination with traditional English watchmaking from the 17th and 18th centuries inspired the business' original name: The British Masters. They are time capsules that connect yesterday to today, with refinement and simplicity born of expertise. As an independent watch company, we manufacture our watches in our own production facilities in La Chaux-de-Fonds, the watchmaking capital of Switzerland. The system recalls early stopwatches used by World War 2 flying officers which were just large pocket watches strapped over bomber jackets. They are all engineered or adapted exclusively for us. Small review in images of the latest events and point of sales decoration across the globe. https://www.watch-wiki.net/index.php?title=Graham&oldid=91216, About Watch Wiki: The Best Watches and Watch Brands, Copyright (C) Watch Wiki: The Best Watches and Watch Brands. Our movements are first rate Swiss movements. The combination of these seventy-four clocks of all types, numbered from 600 to 774. This page was last edited on 13 May 2020, at 19:34. Watchmaking. Graham sells its creations through GRAHAM e-shop, Boutique and Authorized retailers. The distinctive start and stop lever on the left of the case is the renowned GRAHAM Chronofighter signature which enables to activate the chronograph functions. Stay tuned! The thumb, the fastest of all fingers, starts and stops the chronograph. Cookies help us deliver our services. Military aviation history from the 1940s has reached new heights in this striking quartet of confidently contemporary timepieces. Since namesake George Graham is regarded as the father of the chronograph, all Graham watches are chronographs. Watchmaking. From Watch Wiki: The Best Watches and Watch Brands. Graham's history began in 1995, when Swiss engineer and metallurgist Eric Loth decided to found a watch company. Dec 16, 2020 Double crown for the king. Stay tuned! The idea behind the concept of The British Masters was to recollect the tradition of the great British watchmakers, namely George Graham (1673-1751) and John Arnold (1736-1799). Every week, Graham presents a brand new watch. Graham is a historic British brand which has been re-started by the Swiss watch company, The British Masters (now called simply "Graham London").. Overview. Meet our Graham friends and lovers. Theirs was an idea of combining the history of two famous British Watchmakers namely, George Graham and John Arnold with the first collection of the combined history hitting the market in 1998. Definitely surprising and always spiced up with humour. The Graham Watch History. The first collection of "Graham" and "Arnold & Son" was brought on the market in 1998. Watch out for them on the wrists of stylish connoisseurs with a glass of Grand Vintage malt whisky in their hand, or co-piloting sporty free spirits. Please check and try again. History. Most Graham movements are produced by La Joux-Perret and are based on Valjoux 7750 ebauches. Graham watches have a rich history in Britain as well as Switzerland. Our movements are first rate Swiss movements. A Friend (Quaker) like his mentor Thomas Tompion, Graham left Cumberland in 1688 for London to work with Tompion. Career. #grahamwatches #chronofighter #animalcollection #didyouknow https://t.co/g5A1bYG6i8. No.4369, still signed Tompion & Graham, cannot therefore be later than 1713 and … Graham watches sold on other websites may be of uncertain origin,counterfeit or altered and are not covered by the manufacturer's warranty. British Masters was responsible for restarting the company in Switzerland. Eventually, this grew into two separate brands – Arnold & Son and Graham. Graham specializes in racing-inspired watches, while Arnold & Son specializes in nautical watches. He later married Tompion's niece, Elizabeth Tompion. Pocket watch by George Graham. Every week, Graham presents a brand new watch. One or more fields have error. Graham traditionally used Jaquet (now La Joux-Perret) movements, most of which used Valjoux or ETA ebauches.