Pocket Watch Database

Champion Pocket Watch

Champion was used as a trade name on pocket watch movements manufactured by Hampden Watch Co..

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Indentified Runs

The following runs have been identified as containing movements marked with this private label or trade name. Because this list is derrived from surviving examples, it is not intended to be comprehensive. Other runs possibly exist that have not yet been identified. Most private labels and special orders were produced in batches and many times, the entire run is not comprised of special marked movements.

Manufacturer Run Grade
Hampden 178221-179000 Hayward
Hampden 181201-181330
Waltham 1730001-1731000 Wm. Ellery

The Hampden Watch Co. manufactured watches in Springfield, Massachesetts and Canton, Ohio from approximately 1877 to 1927. See more information about Hampden Watch Co. or find out more information about your watch by conducting a serial number lookup.

Hampden Watch Co.

Initial Marking: H.W.Co.

Location: Springfield, Massachesetts and Canton, Ohio

Years of Operation: 1877-1927

Predecessor: New York Watch Manufacturing Co.

[Dueber Watch Co.]

Factory Building Status: Demolished. Interstate 77 now cuts through the property.

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