Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Rockford Grade Unknown Pocket Watch

Rockford Watch Co.

Grade: Unknown

Mixed Run: Nickel and Gilt Examples Reported, 7-Jewel, 11-Jewel, and 15-Jewel Movements

Private Label(s) in Run:
Martin E. Buerk - Paris, MO // C.F. Rudolph // J. Kart
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Manufacturer: Rockford
Manufacturer Location: Rockford, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 182099
Grade: Unknown
Model: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1883
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j    Mixed Run
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt    Mixed Run
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Railroad Grade: No
Data Research: 1907 Rockford Serial List
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.496
Research Note: #183472: Reported as a 15-Jewel Movement. #181845: Reported as an 11-Jewel Movement.

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Data Verification Reports

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189500

Anonymous · May 6, 2022

Serial Number 178023 was reported as accurate.

barelymoving555 56 · February 2, 2022

Serial Number 181911 was reported as accurate.

TerriStone 10 · May 29, 2021

Serial Number 186956 was reported as accurate.

MoatsJustin1 2501 · March 5, 2021

Serial Number 187683 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 21, 2021

Serial Number 180000 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 11, 2020

Serial Number 182086 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 31, 2020

Serial Number 183468 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 30, 2020

Serial Number 184105 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · July 26, 2020

Serial Number 186367 was reported as accurate.

2mnyboxers Supporter 327 · March 24, 2020

Serial Number 179234 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 23, 2020

Serial Number 178317 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 5, 2020

Serial Number 178317 was reported as accurate.

2mnyboxers Supporter 327 · February 1, 2020

Serial Number 179234 was reported as accurate.

2mnyboxers Supporter 327 · January 26, 2020

Serial Number 179234 was reported as accurate.

von1943 361 · January 12, 2020

Serial Number 177884 was reported as accurate.

von1943 361 · January 12, 2020

Serial Number 177884 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 11, 2019

Serial Number 178356 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 12, 2019

Serial Number 181889 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: I think this whole run was pulled for private
label orders. So far that's all I can find. P.S.
Bartlett 15j Nickel hunter with Rockford dial.

Anonymous · August 27, 2019

Serial Number 183154 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: at least 11j

Anonymous · August 12, 2019

Serial Number 181845 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This one is model 2 transition stem wind lever
set, has heart regulator spring, private label (
J. Kart) 11 jewels hunter nickel movement.

bubba70 543 · July 14, 2019

Serial Number 185458 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · July 14, 2019

Serial Number 185458 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · May 14, 2019

Serial Number 183708 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 14, 2019

Serial Number 189358 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This one is 9 jewels.

Anonymous · February 24, 2019

Serial Number 185720 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 11, 2019

Serial Number 185453 was reported as accurate.

cmwhitmore 1 · January 26, 2019

Serial Number 182327 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · December 14, 2018

Serial Number 179517 was reported as accurate.

ncplumber 150 · November 24, 2018

Serial Number 188258 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 16, 2018

Serial Number 183085 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 22, 2018

Serial Number 178505 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: this is a open face mvmt,, and is key wind & set
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection so we can take a closer look.

Anonymous · March 14, 2018

Serial Number 183472 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: #183472 is a 15 Jewel Model- I have taken apart
and looked closely at it

beelzebud 6 · March 7, 2018

Serial Number 181847 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: made a mistake on the private label name-not
Henry korf but C F Rudolph- I will send pic to
show movement Is model 1 trans, not model3 , . is
nickel with gjs 2 per jewel , and. is at least
11j..

beelzebud 6 · March 5, 2018

Serial Number 181847 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Nickel movement , 11 or 15 jewels, Model 1
transitional, GJS , 2screws each jewel priivate
label (movement) " Henry Korf Wilmington Del"

Anonymous · December 21, 2017

Serial Number 188587 was reported as accurate.

Bensbox 12 · July 9, 2017

Serial Number 183359 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: grade: Martin E. Buerk, Paris, MO. on dail &
movt.

Anonymous · May 6, 2017

Serial Number 184014 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 29, 2017

Serial Number 187598 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The movement is gilt and not nickel.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · March 16, 2017

Serial Number 188124 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 7 JEWELS, NO JEWELS IN BACK PLATE; KEY WIND, KEY
SET; MOVEMENT CONFIGURATION: EITHER; MOVEMENT
FINISH: GILT
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · March 7, 2017

Serial Number 181511 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · January 26, 2017

Serial Number 184489 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement is a model 2 with an under-sprung balance
and should be made in 1882.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

rock862 242 · June 20, 2016

Serial Number 185580 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

watchman1159 22 · April 24, 2016

Serial Number 181009 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · February 28, 2016

Serial Number 181513 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: watch is 15 jewels or less, nickel finish
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Brycef 107 · August 28, 2015

Serial Number 182576 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · August 21, 2015

Serial Number 183307 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · May 15, 2015

Serial Number 181190 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Nickel movement, 15 jewels,other information is
accurate.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · April 12, 2015

Serial Number 187495 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · April 12, 2015

Serial Number 187495 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · April 1, 2015

Serial Number 181004 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · January 16, 2015

Serial Number 186628 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · December 25, 2014

Serial Number 179976 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

johnwebrown 10 · September 21, 2014

Serial Number 180396 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

johnwebrown 10 · September 21, 2014

Serial Number 180396 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · September 10, 2014

Serial Number 183913 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · August 19, 2014

Serial Number 189020 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Anonymous · August 7, 2014

Serial Number 181499 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: movement is nickel damaskeened. It has a whip
regulator assembly and it is 15J.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Thetaiota 4 · July 18, 2014

Serial Number 188578 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

Thetaiota 4 · July 18, 2014

Serial Number 188578 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 17j to 7J

cmdraven 3433 · July 6, 2014

Serial Number 183900 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

uniquegreek49 1 · July 3, 2014

Serial Number 189260 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: All of the information is correct with the
exception of the amount of jewels. The 189260 has
17 jewels. Full gold plate. Double hunter
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

uniquegreek49 1 · July 3, 2014

Serial Number 189260 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · March 10, 2014

Serial Number 181699 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Flyskippy1 29 · February 3, 2014

Serial Number 183589 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · January 31, 2014

Serial Number 183589 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · December 31, 2013

Serial Number 180490 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 7 jewels, gilt finish, key wind, key set, open
face, adjusted no
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · December 21, 2013

Serial Number 181936 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · October 2, 2013

Serial Number 180878 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Csaw31 5 · July 5, 2013

Serial Number 183242 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement finish is gold.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · May 24, 2013

Serial Number 188209 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · May 24, 2013

Serial Number 188209 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · May 24, 2013

Serial Number 188209 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · May 24, 2013

Serial Number 188209 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · April 2, 2013

Serial Number 187934 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt

Anonymous · March 7, 2013

Serial Number 187934 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 7J
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Gilt
Rockford Grade Unknown Pocket Watch