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 Springfield Pocket Watch

Hampden Watch Co.

Grade: Springfield

Manufacturer: Hampden
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 241286
Grade: Springfield
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1882
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 14, 36.5, 52
Case: Various
Registry Population: 3 (1.00%)
Database Version: v49.752

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 241106 #106 Marketplace June 23, 2018
2 241275 #275 Marketplace June 13, 2016
Image Credit: giddykippa
241286 #286 Collection June 12, 2021
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 100.90 (Expected: 86.75, Δ14.15/4.72%)

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Verification Reports for this Run

The following reports have been graciously submitted by dedicated members in reference to this production run. These reports are useful to verify data and track inaccuracies that require further research. Please note that reports may contain inaccurate information or assumptions that must be dilligently considered with other available sources.

MIKEKTYLER Supporter 102 · January 15, 2023

Serial Number 241173 was reported as accurate.

giddykippa 233 · June 12, 2021

Serial Number 241286 was reported as accurate.

cliffdobbins Supporter 249 · April 25, 2021

Serial Number 241106 was reported as accurate.

steve288 264 · July 22, 2020

Serial Number 241286 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: this serial number is in fact 11 jewels
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.
Hampden Grade Springfield Pocket Watch