Chelsea Clocks is one of America's premier clock manufacturing companies. Chelsea clock production began in 1897 with the introduction of the Ships Bell clock containing a specially designed clock works that replaced the pendulum. Patented in the United States and England, Chelsea Clock rapidly expanded its offering of Ships Bell clocks to include a wide variety of clocks for the home and office. Their history is rich. Elvis Presley 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 and George W. Bush, there has always been a Chelsea clock in the White House. Over the years, Chelsea Clocks has done major projects with the U.S. Navy, Williamsburg Reproductions, Tiffany Studios, the Smithsonian Institute, and numerous other well known firms. Major corporations and institutions world wide select Chelsea clocks for their award and recognition programs. Chelsea Clocks also make wonderful Wedding Gifts, and are included in many Bridal Registries. Chelsea Clocks can be customized and engraved for special corporate promotional awards, or as that very special gift for your boating or yacht enthusiast. 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. Clock Making bench skills and machining skills were first learned in far away places like England, Europe, Russia and the Far East. This diversity of horological 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 guarantee and supported by a complete factory service, repair and restoration facility. Staffed with experienced clockmakers, the Chelsea service facility expertly performs warranty and post warranty service. Please see our great selection of Chelsea Clocks, at discount prices.