Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:

Ball - Waltham

Grade: Official Standard

Manufactured by Waltham, Official Railroad Standard, Railroad Brotherhood Abbreviation, Mixed Run (17-Jewel and 19-Jewel Examples Reported)

Manufacturer: Ball - Waltham
Movement Serial Number: B208690
Grade: Official Standard
Model: 1899
Estimated Production Year: 1905
Size: 16s
Jewels: 19j    Mixed Run
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Adjusted: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Research Note: Mixed Run: 17-Jewel and 19-Jewel Examples Reported

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Data Verification Reports

Anonymous · October 22, 2020

Serial Number B207533 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 20, 2020

Serial Number B209305 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · October 20, 2020

Serial Number B209305 was reported as accurate.

billkov 68 · September 8, 2020

Serial Number B208690 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 17, 2020

Serial Number B207517 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 14, 2020

Serial Number B209198 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 25, 2020

Serial Number B208033 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 17, 2019

Serial Number B208860 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 16, 2019

Serial Number B208749 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 531 · May 27, 2019

Serial Number B208765 was reported as accurate.

Chilli24244 2 · March 6, 2019

Serial Number B208062 was reported as accurate.

CDirienzoJr 8 · October 13, 2018

Serial Number B209332 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 19 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · October 13, 2018

Serial Number B209332 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · October 4, 2018

Serial Number B208860 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Stamped on plate 17 jewels

Anonymous · September 30, 2018

Serial Number B208033 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 27, 2018

Serial Number B208033 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 27, 2018

Serial Number B208033 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 2, 2018

Serial Number B208693 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 3, 2018

Serial Number B209389 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 jewels not 19

Anonymous · July 19, 2018

Serial Number B209832 was reported as accurate.

CDirienzoJr 8 · June 28, 2018

Serial Number B209283 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 19 jewels, not 17.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

CDirienzoJr 8 · June 28, 2018

Serial Number B209283 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · March 10, 2018

Serial Number B208767 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · February 13, 2018

Serial Number B209444 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · October 25, 2017

Serial Number B209731 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This one, like TicTocDoc's, is 19J. Cheers.
duffy l.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · July 28, 2017

Serial Number B207655 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · July 11, 2017

Serial Number B208860 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

tictocdoc 47 · June 12, 2017

Serial Number B209832 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: My movement is actually a 19J not 17j.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · March 5, 2017

Serial Number B209085 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · January 17, 2017

Serial Number B208378 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · January 16, 2017

Serial Number B208633 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Jeffrey064 29 · January 14, 2017

Serial Number B208633 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 19j

Anonymous · September 10, 2016

Serial Number B207664 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 Jewels

Anonymous · May 1, 2016

Serial Number B208292 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 25, 2016

Serial Number B208641 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The movement is 17 jewel, not 19

Anonymous · February 22, 2016

Serial Number B208477 was reported as accurate.

rock862 242 · February 16, 2016

Serial Number B208477 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 31, 2016

Serial Number B208269 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 20, 2016

Serial Number B209069 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 jewels

timerestored 278 · September 9, 2015

Serial Number B209526 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Sorry, Marked 17 Jewel

timerestored 278 · September 9, 2015

Serial Number B209526 was reported as accurate.

heyclink 9 · July 26, 2015

Serial Number B208377 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: B208377 is a 17 jewel...

Anonymous · July 4, 2015

Serial Number B207507 was reported as accurate.

heyclink 9 · June 27, 2015

Serial Number B208377 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mine is a 17 jewel. Official standard. All else
seems correct.

Anonymous · March 29, 2015

Serial Number B209706 was reported as accurate.

Crossing9er 3 · March 22, 2015

Serial Number B208890 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · March 11, 2015

Serial Number B209667 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 jewels

Anonymous · January 24, 2015

Serial Number B209489 was reported as accurate.

Oldtimelampshop 5 · January 4, 2015

Serial Number B209128 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 Jewel
BLF&E on movement.

Anonymous · September 27, 2014

Serial Number B208579 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: adjusted to 5 positions
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Anonymous · September 27, 2014

Serial Number B208579 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: it is 17 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Anonymous · August 11, 2014

Serial Number B207670 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: It's a 17j . On back of case it say Brotherhood
railroad trainmen it's in nlue white and red. On
the back of case it has the name J.J. Crotty. The
case is made by TheSanta FE watch co case number
is 6267862. My phone number is 254 245 6092.
Steven
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Ncarpe 1 · February 16, 2014

Serial Number B207550 was reported as accurate.

Ncarpe 1 · February 16, 2014

Serial Number B207550 was reported as accurate.

Railroad 34 · February 8, 2014

Serial Number B208311 was reported as accurate.

rocket00 236 · January 10, 2014

Serial Number B208587 was reported as accurate.

rocket00 236 · January 7, 2014

Serial Number B208587 was reported as accurate.

rocket00 236 · January 4, 2014

Serial Number B208587 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 3, 2014

Serial Number B208587 was reported as accurate.

Timeswept2 92 · October 19, 2013

Serial Number B208020 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Jewels 17
3/4 plate
adjusted 5 positions
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Anonymous · July 15, 2013

Serial Number B208164 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The movement is a 17 jewel instead of 19 jewel
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

ncplumber 150 · June 22, 2013

Serial Number B209028 was reported as accurate.

dephoto 6 · June 16, 2013

Serial Number B209312 was reported as accurate.