Pocket Watch Database

Due to the lack of existing factory records, our Hampden Watch Co. database has been reconstructed using observations of known watches.
As a result, the information may contain inaccuracies. Please let us know if you have details that can improve the database.

From the American Horology Archive:
Hampden Grade Woolworth Pocket Watch

Hampden Watch Co.

Grade: Woolworth

Manufacturer: Hampden
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 14428
Grade: Woolworth
Model: 1
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Dial Feet Locations: 14, 36.5, 52
Movement Markings: Chester Woolworth
Springfield, Mass.
Case: Various
Registry Population: 11 (0.05%)
Database Version: v49.391

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 34 #34 Collection August 25, 2013
2 123 #123 Collection December 23, 2021
3 285 #285 Collection October 01, 2022
4 950 #950 Inferred
5 1591 #1591 Inferred
6 3651 #3651 Collection July 04, 2020
7 14428 #14428 Collection August 21, 2022
8 18624 #18624 Inferred
9 20293 #20293 Inferred
10 21883 #21883 Collection January 26, 2015
11 22309 #22309 Collection March 21, 2022
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 9,867.81 (Expected: 6,639.67, Δ3,228.13/14.04%)

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Data Verification Reports

cbzimm Supporter 180 · August 21, 2022

Serial Number 14428 was reported as accurate.

Ponoco 2 · July 16, 2022

Serial Number 22309 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement is marked Chester Woolworth not Hayward.
Movement is likely a New York Watch Co. movement
finished by Hampden.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. The database has been updated accordingly.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Hayward to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 11j to 15j

2251lyle 76 · March 6, 2022

Serial Number 306 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · December 22, 2021

Serial Number 16102 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · May 26, 2021

Serial Number 22417 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · May 26, 2021

Serial Number 22417 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · March 21, 2021

Serial Number 16641 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · February 22, 2021

Serial Number 20922 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Top plate jeweled, so 11 jewels. Has Theo. E.
Studley top plate.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · February 19, 2021

Serial Number 20806 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · January 31, 2021

Serial Number 17166 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · January 27, 2021

Serial Number 8970 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · December 18, 2020

Serial Number 1809 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · February 25, 2017

Serial Number 11283 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Unknown to Woolworth
Plate changed from Unknown to Full

Anonymous · February 19, 2014

Serial Number 5141 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Chronometer Dueber to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 19j to 15j
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Factory Model changed from 3 to 1
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · February 19, 2014

Serial Number 22157 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Chronometer Dueber to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 19j to 15j
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Factory Model changed from 3 to 1
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · January 7, 2014

Serial Number 3848 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Chronometer Dueber to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 19j to 15j
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Factory Model changed from 3 to 1
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

jmarvin1977 2 · December 29, 2013

Serial Number 320 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Chronometer Dueber to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 19j to 15j
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Factory Model changed from 3 to 1
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · October 6, 2013

Serial Number 1498 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Chronometer Dueber to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 19j to 15j
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Factory Model changed from 3 to 1
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · September 6, 2013

Serial Number 22157 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Chronometer Dueber to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 19j to 15j
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Factory Model changed from 3 to 1
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · July 16, 2013

Serial Number 770 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Chronometer Dueber to Woolworth
Jewels changed from 19j to 15j
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Factory Model changed from 3 to 1
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key
Adjusted changed from Yes to No
Hampden Grade Woolworth Pocket Watch