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Due to the lack of existing factory records, our U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) database has been reconstructed using observations of known watches.
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From the American Horology Archive:
U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade Edwin Rollo Pocket Watch

United States Watch Co. (Marion)

Grade: Edwin Rollo

#31117: Reported as "Empire City Watch Co." (18-Size, Model 1, 19 Jewels, Nickel, Lever-Set) "J.H. Fine - East Millstone, N.J."

Private Label(s) in Run:
Union Pacific // A. Frankfield & Co. - New York // A.J. Pratt - New York // Perry & Holding - Brattleboro, Vt. // Walter & Lewis - Lockport, N.Y. // Union Pacific
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Manufacturer: U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ)
Manufacturer Location: Marion, New Jersey
Movement Serial Number: 31568
Grade: Edwin Rollo
Variation: No. 43
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1869
Run Quantity: 1,900
Total Production: 10,340
Size: 18s
Movement Configuration: Either
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Balance Type: Expansion
Regulator: Plain In
Escapement Type: Straight-line
U.S. Patents: D2281
Movement Markings: Edwin Rollo
Marion, N.J.
Pat Mch 13th 66

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U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade Edwin Rollo Pocket Watch