Chelsea is America's premier clock manufacturing company. Chelsea's
production began in 1897 with the introduction of the Ship's Bell clock
containing a specially designed clock works that replaced the pendulum.
Patented in the United States and England, Chelsea, rapidly expanded its
offering of Ship's clocks to include a wide variety of clocks for the home
Their history is rich. Elvis was a fan, often purchasing in quantities
larger than life. U.S. Presidents and Secretaries of State frequently
presented visiting dignitaries with a Chelsea clock. From Teddy Roosevelt
to Bill Clinton, there has always been a Chelsea in the White House. Over
the years, Chelsea has done major projects with the U.S. Navy,
Williamsburg Reproductions, Tiffany Studios, the Smithsonian and numerous
other well known firms. Major corporations and institutions world wide
select Chelsea clocks for their award and recognition programs.
Clockmakers from around the world - five of the six inhabited continents -
hand craft clocks in a building designed as a clock factory for Chelsea in
1897. Bench skills and machining skills were first learned in far away
places like England, Europe, Russia and the far East. This diversity of
skills is today blended together to produce an outstanding collection of
timepieces for your gift giving needs.
All Chelsea clocks and barometers are backed by the manufacturer's
warranty supported by a complete factory service facility. Staffed with
experienced clockmakers, the Chelsea service facility expertly performs
warranty and post warranty service.