Robert Hynam (Biographical details)

Robert Hynam (clockmaker/watchmaker; Male; 1737 - 1817)

Also known as

Hynam, Robert


Clements Lane London St. Petersburg Russia


Clock and watch maker, working in London, a member of the joiners company until 1767 at which time he emigrated to St. Petersburg where he became clock and watch maker to the imperial court. From 1800 he was a member of the Royal Society of Art in London, he was a member of the St. petersburg Academy of Science and an honorary member of Moscow University.


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