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Services Despatch Rider

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Can anyone tell me where I might get a Services Despatch Rider repaired in the UK.

Many watchmakers are reluctant to touch a watch of this age with a pin - set movement.

Thanks 

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I used to send mine to Steve Burrage at Ryte Time Watch Repairs Leicester, he used to work for Services though some time after your watch was made, I presume your`s is one of these 

"Services" Despatch Rider (24 hour  dial [ also available in 12 hour lumed &`Plain` dials ).  (made by Thiel Brothers Thuringia Germany),

Davina un-jeweled pin-lever movement, circa late 1920s early 1930s

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"Services"  Despatch Rider 24 Hour  & 12 HOUR  (Lumed Dial)  German Made  (by Thiel Brothers Thuringia), circa late 1920s/early 1930s 

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"Services" Despatch Rider  12 hour Plain dial.  (made by Thiel Brothers Thuringia Germany)

,avina un-jeweled pin-lever movement, circa late 1920s/early 1930s

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Close up of the telegram shown in the advert above...

1933 Alex Henshaw Telegram 1933

 

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