The redefined 1945 exudes retro class from its copper-tone convex dial to the aged leather strap. It's no easy feat breaking into an existing market, even if your heritage is as impressive as Tudor's.With the Rolex sister company dipping its toe into the UK market for the first time in a long while, it seems as if it has struck gold with this stunning little number.
And with an RRP of just £2,330, it's almost foolish not to get one. Like a record company releasing a remastered great, Longines has sourced this stone-walled archive classic.
And with an RRP of just £2,330, it's almost foolish not to get one. The Railmaster might be antimagnetic but it has a forceful allure — a stylish mid-century design with simple legibility.
Another advantage for the collector is that parts can usually be found to repair Longines watches.
At the time of this writing, Longines is part of the Swatch Group, the largest Swiss watch conglomerate.
A subtle blend of performance and elegance, the Longines Conquest includes technical features that meet the requirements of the most demanding sportsmen and women.
Both sober and sophisticated, these models are guaranteed to catch the eye at the most fashionable soirées as well as in the stands of prestigious horse races.Longines produces some really beautiful wristwatches; classic designs that look as good today as they did 50 years ago.Their watches are collectible, affordable and are often very reliable time-keepers.Original Longines chronographs are very collectible. Longines was also famous for their Aviator's watches.After his historic flight, Charles Lindbergh helped Longines design a pilot's watch with special features for air-navigation.Cross reference the Movement number with the case number to find the time scale of when your watch was produced.