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 Wm. Alexander Pocket Watch Movement

United States Watch Co. (Marion)

Grade: Wm. Alexander

Gold Jewels Settings

Manufacturer: U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ)
Manufacturer Location: Marion, New Jersey
Movement Serial Number: 23253
Grade: Wm. Alexander
Variation: No. 56
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1868
Run Quantity: 300
Total Production: 860
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j    Mixed Run
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Mixed
Plate: Full Plate
Balance Type: Expansion
Regulator: Plain Out
Escapement Type: Straight-line
U.S. Patents: D2281, D2055
Movement Markings: Wm. Alexander
Marion, N.J.
Giles Patent
Mch 13th 66
Database Version: v48.137
Research Note: Mixed Setting Types In Run: KS/BS/LS

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U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade Wm. Alexander Pocket Watch Movement