The firm of Dobbie McInnes was founded c. 1900 as a partnership between Dr James Dobbie of Newcastle who later became Sir James Dobbie, he was a clever scientist, his sister married Norman Howarth who was a nobel prize winner responsible for isolating Vitamin C. McInnes of Glasgow was a clever engineer who made engine speed indicators. They began making speed indicators and then compasses, theodolites, telescopes, sextants and all manner of scientific instruments. 1941 their premises at 57, Bothwell Street, Glasgow were completely destroyed by German bombs.
They also had premises in London and Liverpool. The firm ceased trading c. Please Note: I'm not a clock expert. If you have any questions please ask.
The item "Mahogany Two-Day c1920 Marine Chronometer, Dobbie McInnes Ltd, Glasgow" is in sale since Tuesday, April 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Science & Medicine (Pre-1930)\Scientific Instruments\Other Antique Science Equip". The seller is "stripe4107" and is located in Lake Wales, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Luxembourg, Macao, Peru, Viet nam, Uruguay, Chile.