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: Chicago, Illinois
Years of Operation: 1877-1880
Production Jewels: 15 Jewels
Production Sizes: 18s
The Western Watch Co. is founded in Chicago, Illinois.
The same year, the company ceases operations and all equipment is sold to the Illinois Watch Co.