The Pocket Watch Database has compiled data covering the major American pocket watch manufacturers and created an easy way to find information using the serial number on the watch movement. Here are a few tips to find information about your pocket watch:
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Years of Operation: 1885-1929
Production Jewels: 7-23 Jewels
Production Sizes: 18s, 16s, 12s, 6s, 0s, 3/0s, 10/0s
Total Production: 8,000,000+
[Crown Watch Co.], Also sold a watch marked with a locomotive that contains 17-23 fake jewels.
The New York Standard Watch Co. is founded.
The New York Standard Watch Co. is purchased by The Keystone Watch Case Co.
The New York Standard Watch Co. ceases operations.