Pocket Watch Database

Due to the lack of existing factory records, our United States Watch Co. (Marion) 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:
U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade George Channing Pocket Watch Movement

United States Watch Co. (Marion)

Grade: George Channing

Private Label(s) in Run:
C.P. Davis - Elizabethport, N.J. // Neal McGonigle - South Amboy, N.Y. // The Philadelphia Exhibition Watch 1876 // Royal Gold American Watch - New York
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Manufacturer: U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ)
Manufacturer Location: Marion, New Jersey
Movement Serial Number: 161390
Grade: George Channing
Variation: No. 37 1/4
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1872
Run Quantity: 2,000
Total Production: 5,260
Size: 18s
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Frosted
Movement Setting: Mixed
Plate: Full Plate
Balance Type: Expansion
Regulator: Plain In
Escapement Type: Straight-line
U.S. Patents: D2281, D2055
Movement Markings: George Channing
Marion, N.J.
Giles Patent
Mch 13th 66
Database Version: v48.129
Research Note: Mixed Setting Types In Run: KS/LS/BS

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Anonymous ยท September 2, 2021

Serial Number 160684 was reported as accurate.

U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade George Channing Pocket Watch Movement