In 1831, the HMS Beagle, Captained by Robert Fitzroy, began its epic and landmark journey around the world. In doing so, the Beagle and its most famous passenger, Charles Darwin would rewrite the very nature and understanding of Man’s own origins. Keeping precise time, and helping the ship navigate its way safely – was Chronometer No. 509, manufactured by famed horologist – Thomas Earnshaw.
COLLECTION: BEAGLE MODEL: ES-0028-02 MOVEMENT: Swiss Made Automatic Skeleton 3 Hands CASE: 316L Stainless Steel CASE DIAMETER (mm): 42 CASE THICKNESS (mm): 13 CASE SHAPE: Round CASE COLOUR:Ionic Plating - Gold DIAL COLOUR:Silver White BAND: Genuine Leather Strap BAND COLOUR: Black BUCKLE:Deployant Buckle with Button BAND WIDTH (mm): 22-20 WATER RESISTANCE: 5ATM WATCH WEIGHT (g): 100 WARRANTY: 2 Years International
Each THOMAS EARNSHAW timepiece is designed and manufactured to exceed the highest of standards. In order to ensure optimal performance and longevity from your timepiece, please review the simple guidelines for care and precautions of your new THOMAS EARNSHAW timepiece.
Your timepiece should be cleaned with a soft cloth and water only. Do not submerge your timepiece. Your timepiece should be rinsed clean and dried with a soft cloth after any saltwater use. In order to maintain the “new look” of metal bracelets, we recommend periodic cleanings of the bracelet. Dip a soft brush in warm soapy water and gently rub bracelet clean. We advise having your timepiece serviced every 18-24 months to ensure long use and trouble free operation.
While your THOMAS EARNSHAW timepiece has been designed and built to exacting specification, it is important to avoid the following conditions: extreme heat or cold, as well as prolonged periods of exposure to direct sunlight, exposure to wet conditions that exceed your timepiece’s water rating (see case back and chart). Never operate any of the function buttons or crown when timepiece is in contact with water.
Avoid exposure to strong magnetic fields or sources of static electricity as these may interrupt the mechanisms inside the watch. It is also important to avoid extreme shock or impact.