Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:

Ball - Waltham

Grade: Official Standard

Manufactured by Waltham, Official Railroad Standard, Mixed Run

Manufacturer: Ball - Waltham
Movement Serial Number: B247035
Grade: Official Standard
Model: 1899
Estimated Production Year: 1910
Size: 16s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes

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Data Verification Reports

Anonymous · October 15, 2020

Serial Number B244395 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 29, 2020

Serial Number B245431 was reported as accurate.

FlowerBelleLee 1 · July 10, 2020

Serial Number B244670 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The database indicates 21 jewels, but mine is
marked 17 jewels. Everything else matches.

Anonymous · May 22, 2020

Serial Number B245085 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 19, 2019

Serial Number B244796 was reported as accurate.

WLBelkriver33 804 · March 28, 2019

Serial Number B245803 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 25, 2019

Serial Number B244798 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 25, 2019

Serial Number B244798 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 24, 2019

Serial Number B246308 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 28, 2019

Serial Number B245407 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 28, 2019

Serial Number B245112 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 17, 2019

Serial Number B245112 was reported as accurate.

Wbridg10 111 · January 4, 2019

Serial Number B245645 was reported as accurate.

Wbridg10 111 · December 23, 2018

Serial Number B244553 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 13, 2018

Serial Number B245465 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 29, 2018

Serial Number B247132 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 2, 2018

Serial Number B245645 was reported as accurate.

Joerealtor 74 · May 11, 2018

Serial Number B247132 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 30, 2018

Serial Number B245000 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 14, 2018

Serial Number B245826 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement # B245826 is stamped 19 jewels

Anonymous · February 26, 2018

Serial Number B245085 was reported as accurate.

d2hensley 19 · February 8, 2018

Serial Number B247035 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 29, 2017

Serial Number B244936 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 14, 2017

Serial Number B245407 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 30, 2017

Serial Number B246959 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 23, 2017

Serial Number B247175 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 26, 2017

Serial Number B245826 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: My watch is stamped 19 jewels site says 21

Anonymous · January 29, 2017

Serial Number B246690 was reported as accurate.

Watchme78 5 · January 3, 2017

Serial Number B245253 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 25, 2016

Serial Number B245755 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This serial number B245755 is a19 jewel,not a 21
,as the database states.

Anonymous · August 25, 2016

Serial Number B245755 was reported as accurate.

SKINNERX 14 · March 16, 2016

Serial Number B245276 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 14, 2016

Serial Number B246317 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 11, 2016

Serial Number B246357 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 10, 2016

Serial Number B244523 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 4, 2016

Serial Number B245427 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 5, 2015

Serial Number B246317 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 18, 2015

Serial Number B246944 was reported as accurate.

rock862 242 · October 27, 2015

Serial Number B246344 was reported as accurate.

rock862 242 · October 25, 2015

Serial Number B244609 was reported as accurate.

rock862 242 · October 19, 2015

Serial Number B244609 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 8, 2015

Serial Number B244762 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 29, 2015

Serial Number B245280 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 26, 2015

Serial Number B246344 was reported as accurate.

Bsaladna 1 · August 22, 2015

Serial Number B245450 was reported as accurate.

Bsaladna 1 · August 22, 2015

Serial Number B245450 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 4, 2015

Serial Number B244413 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

philsan1a 221 · May 7, 2015

Serial Number B245410 was reported as accurate.

Gasperoff 726 · April 26, 2015

Serial Number B245112 was reported as accurate.

Gasperoff 726 · March 15, 2015

Serial Number B245656 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 1, 2015

Serial Number B245950 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · January 4, 2015

Serial Number B244559 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 2, 2015

Serial Number B244559 was reported as accurate.

kbarnes81 53 · November 7, 2014

Serial Number B245268 was reported as accurate.

philsan1a 221 · October 2, 2014

Serial Number B246997 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 1, 2014

Serial Number B245268 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 17, 2014

Serial Number B247060 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 9, 2014

Serial Number B245685 was reported as accurate.

Railroad 34 · February 20, 2014

Serial Number B246204 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 18, 2014

Serial Number B246204 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 18, 2014

Serial Number B246204 was reported as accurate.

cloudjcc363 13 · February 11, 2014

Serial Number B246942 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 27, 2013

Serial Number B246318 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 22, 2013

Serial Number B245843 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mine is 19 jewels, not 21, but everything else is
the same
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4