We believe the rear of a watch should be as spectacular as the front, so the Cherwell flaunts its oscillating balance wheel with a large glass aperture. We use hand-wound mechanical movements in all our timepieces, and the beating heart of the Cherwell is the beautiful Sea-Gull ST36, which was selected not only for its reliability but also its delicate and eye-catching decorations.
Internal engraving on the crystal can be seen only at certain angles offering an intimate flourish. Surrounding this visual spectacle is an inverse engraving with the words of renowned British author, poet and scholar, C.S. Lewis - who along with fellow novelist J.R.R. Tolkien, were active in the informal Oxford literary group; the Inklings:
The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour