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Hamilton was granted the land by William Penn's heirs and is credited with founding the city of Lancaster with his son James. The Elinvar hairspring was patented in 1931 and used in all movements thereafter.Hamilton Watch was founded by merging Keystone with the Aurora (Illinois) Watch Company. The name Elinvar was derived from the term "Elasticity Invariable" and was the first alloy to resist the changes in elasticity that occur with changes in temperature. By the turn of the century it came to be known as "Hamilton – The Railroad Timekeeper of America." In 1927 Hamilton purchased the Illinois Watch Company of Springfield, Illinois and Robert E. In fulfilling the railroads' requirements for accuracy, it also filled the needs of the general public for a timepiece of high quality.If you own a modern, battery-powered quartz Hamilton Watch, you should know that it has no connection to the original Hamilton Watch Company.Watches bearing the Hamilton name can still be found today, but the brand is now owned by the Swatch Group, one of the largest Swiss watch conglomerates. The rugged, precision watch that Hamilton produced became a favorite among railroad watch inspectors and personnel.
Be sure to use the serial number on the movement (the works) of the watch. Hamilton also used serial numbers preceded by a letter on certain grades from about the late 30's until the late 60's.The Hamilton Electrics featured not only a revolutionary movement design, but also were known for their avant garde styling, making them among the most collectible watches today.Also during the mid-fifties Hamilton embarked on a program of expansion and diversification.Please contact us if you have any questions about the repair of your vintage Hamilton watch.Meet thousands of local Hamilton singles, as the worlds largest dating site we make dating in Hamilton easy!