Dating helbros watches
This is probably the most common question watch collectors have.
Sometimes it is easy to answer, and sometimes it is impossible.
West escorted the Elgin team to the Blaney area and they were impressed with the availability of large tracts of cheap land and the proximity to Columbia, where they felt they would find a good (i.e. Local residents began working up incentives to bring the company to Blaney, eventually voting (in a 61-16 landslide) to change the town's name from Blaney to Elgin.
The new plant was dedicated in March, 1963 and more than 200 people were employed – the majority of them women.
The reason: There have been a lot of watch manufacturing companies that have come and gone over the years.
Both registration and sign in support using Google and Facebook accounts. Some American watch brands did not use a consistent series of serial numbers, but most of the big manufacturers did.Most vintage Swiss pocket watches did NOT have serial numbers and can't be dated by this method.So to determine when your watch was manufactured, you will need to find where your serial number fits within the range of numbers.Let's say you have a Waltham watch with serial number 21,607,210 as shown in the photo below.