Timekeeping in the former East Germany

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Ostalgie – Ruhla Watches of the former East Germany (DDR)

Ruhla watches and clocks made in the German Democratic Republic (GDR) from 1952 to 1991 and Thiel watches made prior to 1952. For a short history of Ruhla watches, see Short History of Ruhla Watches and Gebrüder Thiel GbmH


Updated January 2020 – Pocket and Stopwatches


November 2019 –Watches 16 and Ruhla 1950s

September  Ruhla in the life of East German Citizens 4

June 2019 – Updated Watches 16 ,   Ruhla – 1960s,  Ruhla -1970s and Ruhla – 1980s  and  Ruhla – 1990sNEW Ruhla Watch and Clock Museum

April 2019 – Updated Ruhla in the life of East German Citizens 4

March 2019 – Updated Watches 15 and  Ruhla – The Order of Karl-Marx

January 2019 – NEW Ruhla in the life of East German Citizens 4  and Updated Watches 15

 

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