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 Railway Pocket Watch

Hampden Watch Co.

Grade: Railway

Manufacturer: Hampden
Manufacturer Location: Canton, Ohio
Movement Serial Number: 3170452
Grade: Railway
Model: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1913
Size: 16s
Jewels: 19j
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Finish Pattern: Parallel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Bridge Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Regulator: Hampden Star
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Dial Feet Locations: 24.5, 37.52, 58
Movement Markings: HWCo
Canton, O.
Railway
19 Jewels
Adjusted
To Five Positions
Double Roller.
Safety Pinion
Case: Various
Registry Population: 16 (1.78%)
Database Version: v49.391

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 3170120 #20 Marketplace June 14, 2019
2 3170156 #56 Marketplace April 25, 2020
3 3170222 #122 Marketplace July 03, 2015
4 3170256 #156 Marketplace March 17, 2021
5 3170389 #289 Observation October 28, 2017
6 3170435 #335 Collection May 19, 2013
7 3170452 #352 Collection November 23, 2022
8 3170524 #424 Collection May 22, 2022
9 3170575 #475 Collection February 06, 2018
10 3170611 #511 Marketplace June 16, 2016
11 3170635 #535 Collection February 24, 2017
12 3170641 #541 Collection December 14, 2021
13 3170790 #690 Marketplace May 02, 2019
14 3170798 #698 Marketplace July 21, 2015
15 3170804 #704 Marketplace November 25, 2020
16 3170960 #860 Marketplace May 18, 2014
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 250.80 (Expected: 259.95, Δ9.15/1.02%)

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Data Verification Reports

Anonymous · March 17, 2021

Serial Number 3170256 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 16, 2020

Serial Number 3170150 was reported as accurate.

Jglover 1 · January 24, 2019

Serial Number 3170538 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 6, 2018

Serial Number 3170726 was reported as accurate.

Waltham21j 121 · February 6, 2018

Serial Number 3170575 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 18, 2017

Serial Number 3170790 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 5, 2017

Serial Number 3170725 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 11, 2017

Serial Number 3170635 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 30, 2015

Serial Number 3170315 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 29, 2015

Serial Number 3170222 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 28, 2015

Serial Number 3170641 was reported as accurate.

BRP461 1 · July 2, 2015

Serial Number 3170222 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 3, 2015

Serial Number 3170435 was reported as accurate.

Hampden Grade Railway Pocket Watch