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 J.W. Deacon Pocket Watch

United States Watch Co. (Marion)

Grade: J.W. Deacon

Last Run

Private Label(s) in Run:
George D. Lewin - Fredericktown, Ohio // T.L. Thompson & Co. - Portage, Wisc. // A.M. Murphey - Tyler, Texas // E.E. Fisher & Co. - Los Angeles, Cal. // F. Rudolph Lenn - New York
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Manufacturer: U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ)
Manufacturer Location: Marion, New Jersey
Movement Serial Number: 283501
Grade: J.W. Deacon
Variation: No. 45 1/4
Model: 2
Estimated Production Year: 1872
Run Quantity: 1,100
Total Production: 1,200
Size: 18s
Jewels: 11j
Jewel Setting: Friction Settings
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Mixed
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Balance Type: Expansion
Regulator: Elson
Escapement Type: Straight-line
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 100511
Movement Markings: J.W. Deacon
Marion, N.J.
Pat Mch 8/70
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.493
Research Note: Mixed Setting Types In Run: KS/LS

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Anonymous ยท December 29, 2020

Serial Number 283312 was reported as accurate.

U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade J.W. Deacon Pocket Watch