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 Springfield Pocket Watch

Hampden Watch Co.

Grade: Springfield

Manufacturer: Hampden
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 428466
Grade: Springfield
Model: 2
Estimated Production Year: 1886
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 14, 36.5, 52
Movement Markings: Springfield, Mass.
Patent Pinion.

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Data Verification Reports

postie974 3 ยท March 25, 2019

Serial Number 428466 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: What I know for sure is,
Estimated Production Year: 1886
Size: 18s
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No

What I am not sure of but believe could be true
is;
Grade: Springfield
Model: 2 Could be instead of Model 1
Jewels: 7j Could be instead of 11j
I will be uploading photos which may help verify
this.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report and images. The database has been updated accordingly.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Grade changed from Unknown to Springfield
Jewels changed from 11j to 7j
Movement Configuration changed from Either to Hunting
Factory Model changed from 1 to 2
Movement Setting changed from Key to Lever
Hampden Grade Springfield Pocket Watch