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 No. 62 Pocket Watch Movement

Hampden Watch Co.

Grade: No. 62

Private Label(s) in Run:
J.S. Townsend 1554 Wabash Ave. Chicago // M.J. & Co's Railroad Watch - St. Louis, Mo.
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Manufacturer: Hampden
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 397389
Grade: No. 62
Model: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1885
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Teske
Adjusted: Yes
Dial Feet Locations: 21.7, 37, 59
Movement Markings: Hampden Watch Co.
Springfield, Mass.
Patent Pinion
Database Version: v48.139

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Data Verification Reports

CJEmpire3 70 · February 15, 2022

Serial Number 397389 was reported as accurate.

fordcasa Top Contributor Supporter 412 · December 30, 2020

Serial Number 397389 was reported as inaccurate.

WATCH 15 Jewel

Ebay item # 303361480881
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. The database has been updated accordingly.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · June 11, 2018

Serial Number 397437 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Unknown to No. 62
Hampden Grade No. 62 Pocket Watch Movement