Pocket Watch Database

Due to the lack of existing factory records, our Hampden 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 John Hancock Pocket Watch Movement

Hampden Watch Co.

Grade: John Hancock

Gold Jewel Settings

Private Label(s) in Run:
A.P. Atkinson
What is a Private Label?
Manufacturer: Hampden
Manufacturer Location: Canton, Ohio
Movement Serial Number: 1508833
Grade: John Hancock
Model: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1900
Size: 18s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Patent
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 0 or 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Dial Feet Locations: 21.7, 37, 59

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Data Verification Reports

strap89 9 · August 5, 2020

Serial Number 1508833 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 11, 2020

Serial Number 1508030 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 22, 2018

Serial Number 1508950 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 24, 2017

Serial Number 1508689 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 28, 2017

Serial Number 1508343 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 22, 2015

Serial Number 1508681 was reported as accurate.

rjandladyj 153 · February 22, 2015

Serial Number 1508803 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 12, 2015

Serial Number 1508797 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 27, 2015

Serial Number 1508797 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 14, 2014

Serial Number 1508797 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 28, 2014

Serial Number 1508017 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 28, 2014

Serial Number 1508017 was reported as accurate.

Hampden Grade John Hancock Pocket Watch Movement