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 John W. Lewis Pocket Watch
U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade John W. Lewis Pocket Watch

United States Watch Co. (Marion)

Grade: John W. Lewis

Private Label(s) in Run:
Empire - St. Louis, Mo.
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Manufacturer: U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ)
Manufacturer Location: Marion, New Jersey
Movement Serial Number: 200118
Grade: John W. Lewis
Variation: No. 60
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1872
Run Quantity: 180
Total Production: 3,078
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
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: John W. Lewis
Marion, N.J.
Pat Mch 13th 66
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.293
Research Note: Mixed Setting Types In Run: KS/LS

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U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade John W. Lewis Pocket Watch
U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade John W. Lewis Pocket Watch