Derwent - Gauge

  • Inspiration for designs come from many sources and this one is quite unusual. We happened upon an old pressure gauge which had been designed by British thermometer maker Sidney Brannan and we immediately fell for the beautiful style. We didn't hesitate to use it as inspiration for one of our dials for the Derwent - especially as Sidney's business still operates today from the Lake District.

    The Gauge dial is paired to a polished steel case and hand set. The dial is finished with a pearlescent granular paint to catch the light and bring a shimmering quality. The Gauge also features a naturally tanned, brown calf-skin leather strap with white accents and a Marloe engraved buckle.

    You can see the rest of the Derwent range here.

    • 38mm diameter, 9mm depth
    • Miyota manual mechanical movement
    • Accuracy of +20/-15 seconds per day
    • Power reserve of 40+ hours
    • Hi-dome custom acrylic crystal
    • Solid engraved case-back with port-hole crystal
    • Unique domed dial profile with chapter ring
    • Brown leather strap with polished buckle
    • 20mm lugs
    • 3 ATM

The Beating Heart

We use hand-wound mechanical movements in all of our timepieces. The beating heart of the Derwent is the harmonious Miyota 6T33, which was selected not only for its reliability, but also for it's incredibly accurate time keeping.

A quick peek at the case-back and you'll find a porthole displaying the balance wheel smoothly oscillating back and forth, keeping accurate time whilst o­ffering a quick visual indicator of your Derwent's current power status.

Surrounding the port hole window is a sunburst radial pattern which is a nod to the Japanese machine whirring within.

A Nod to Tradition

The Derwent is a watch designed with nods to a few traditional timepieces whilst offering a more contemporary touch. A diameter of 38mm harks back to the dress watches of the 50's and 60's, with the hi-dome custom acrylic crystal also lending itself to the classic aesthetic. The dial is more contemporary with a subtle domed form leading outwards to an angled chapter ring, which draws the eye in towards the dial. The simple pitched profile hands afford the maximum readability whilst continuing the traditional yet contemporary feel.

The Devil's In The Detail

Inspired by our original Cherwell box, we've designed a single tier box especially for the Derwent. The box, made from 3mm cardboard and wrapped in lovely Fedrigoni paper, contains a single draw with its own precision-milled dense foam cavity to hold your timepiece securely in place. All of this is enveloped in the Fedrigoni clad box, imprinted with a clear foil logo and finished with a pristine band with our embossed crown icon. Inside you'll find a traditional letter-pressed insert telling you a little more about the Derwent.
We're proud to offer the Derwent with a 12-month movement guarantee - if anything does go wrong we're on hand to repair or replace it for you.
We ship our watches worldwide using DHL - as soon as your order's dispatched we'll email you your tracking number so you can keep an eye on it's progress.
If you aren't completely satisfied with your timepiece you have 30 days to return it to us for a full refund (must be unworn and in the original packaging). 

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