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From the American Horology Archive:
Waltham Grade Crescent St. Pocket Watch

American Waltham Watch Co.

Grade: Crescent St.

Manufacturer: Waltham
Manufacturer Location: Waltham, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 552740
Grade: Crescent St.
Model: 1870
Estimated Production Date: July 1871 - June 1, 1872
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Total Production: 17,880
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Inlay Color: None
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Woerd 1870
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Movement Markings: American Watch Co.
Crescent Street
Waltham, Mass.
Patent Pinion
Data Research: c.1900 Waltham Factory Ledgers
1954 Waltham "Gray Book" List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 52 (1.04%)
Database Version: v49.712

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 550120 #120 Marketplace April 08, 2018
2 550207 #207 Marketplace October 10, 2017
3
Image Credit: TimeAntiquarian
550233 #233 Collection April 20, 2019
4 550373 #373 Marketplace November 04, 2020
5
Image Credit: stevestl
550453 #453 Collection July 07, 2021
6
Image Credit: cbzimm
550505 #505 Collection August 08, 2022
7 550520 #520 Marketplace October 02, 2014
8 550528 #528 Inferred
9 550631 #631 Marketplace June 01, 2015
10 550667 #667 Marketplace May 16, 2022
11 550706 #706 Collection June 09, 2015
12 550849 #849 Marketplace August 10, 2019
13 551070 #1070 Collection November 14, 2015
14
Image Credit: bwalder
551079 #1079 Collection March 22, 2016
15 551211 #1211 Inferred
16 551251 #1251 Inferred
17 551369 #1369 Collection September 13, 2018
18
Image Credit: billkov
551661 #1661 Collection December 19, 2020
19 551728 #1728 Marketplace February 08, 2013
20 551849 #1849 Collection May 30, 2019
21 551885 #1885 Marketplace September 13, 2014
22 552267 #2267 Marketplace December 22, 2020
23 552284 #2284 Marketplace April 29, 2013
24 552387 #2387 Collection April 11, 2016
25 552598 #2598 Marketplace March 19, 2021
26
Image Credit: cbzimm
552740 #2740 Collection September 26, 2022
27 552814 #2814 Marketplace January 20, 2014
28
Image Credit: WisWatches
552860 #2860 Collection May 11, 2022
29 552899 #2899 Marketplace August 11, 2015
30
Image Credit: Robbybob1
552905 #2905 Collection April 22, 2019
31 553223 #3223 Marketplace May 23, 2017
32 553382 #3382 Marketplace February 17, 2014
33 553423 #3423 Marketplace February 22, 2017
34 553449 #3449 Marketplace December 04, 2020
35
Image Credit: Myoung
553507 #3507 Collection March 03, 2019
36 553566 #3566 Inferred
37 553593 #3593 Marketplace July 18, 2019
38 553631 #3631 Collection April 20, 2016
39 553647 #3647 Collection January 23, 2019
40 554021 #4021 Collection October 02, 2016
41 554094 #4094 Marketplace June 07, 2022
42 554282 #4282 Marketplace October 19, 2015
43 554421 #4421 Collection March 16, 2018
44 554426 #4426 Inferred
45 554536 #4536 Collection January 21, 2021
46 554706 #4706 Collection July 12, 2022
47 554846 #4846 Marketplace November 26, 2017
48 554848 #4848 Marketplace May 29, 2016
49 554852 #4852 Marketplace May 18, 2016
50 554857 #4857 Inferred
51 554863 #4863 Marketplace June 09, 2022
52 554957 #4957 Marketplace March 10, 2019
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 1,582.04 (Expected: 1,443.52, Δ138.52/2.77%)

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Verification Reports for this Run

The following reports have been graciously submitted by dedicated members in reference to this production run. These reports are useful to verify data and track inaccuracies that require further research. Please note that reports may contain inaccurate information or assumptions that must be dilligently considered with other available sources.


Anonymous · December 3, 2022

Serial Number 551830 was reported as accurate.

cbzimm Supporter 197 · September 26, 2022

Serial Number 552740 was reported as accurate.

cbzimm Supporter 197 · August 8, 2022

Serial Number 550505 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 10, 2022

Serial Number 551070 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 12, 2022

Serial Number 551011 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 21, 2021

Serial Number 552327 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · May 17, 2021

Serial Number 553130 was reported as accurate.

Ttownbrotha44 4 · April 23, 2021

Serial Number 551168 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 28, 2021

Serial Number 550502 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 25, 2021

Serial Number 550373 was reported as accurate.

chuck1500 112 · January 18, 2021

Serial Number 554536 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 4, 2021

Serial Number 552817 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 1, 2021

Serial Number 552267 was reported as accurate.

billkov 97 · December 19, 2020

Serial Number 551661 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 7, 2020

Serial Number 553515 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 23, 2020

Serial Number 551645 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 21, 2020

Serial Number 554648 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 11, 2020

Serial Number 550373 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 8, 2020

Serial Number 550373 was reported as accurate.

gma3005 Supporter 20 · January 30, 2020

Serial Number 554857 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 3, 2019

Serial Number 550496 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 7, 2019

Serial Number 554737 was reported as accurate.

viclip 27 · September 12, 2019

Serial Number 554034 was reported as accurate.

dcooper Supporter 214 · August 29, 2019

Serial Number 551107 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · August 15, 2019

Serial Number 550849 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · August 15, 2019

Serial Number 550849 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 4, 2019

Serial Number 550294 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 30, 2019

Serial Number 551849 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 20, 2019

Serial Number 550233 was reported as accurate.

Carrato 68 · September 19, 2018

Serial Number 553637 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 18, 2018

Serial Number 552119 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 13, 2018

Serial Number 551369 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 13, 2018

Serial Number 550502 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 25, 2018

Serial Number 550502 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 3, 2018

Serial Number 552860 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 30, 2017

Serial Number 550102 was reported as accurate.

Gimparoo Supporter 703 · October 11, 2017

Serial Number 550207 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 9, 2017

Serial Number 551895 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 24, 2017

Serial Number 551380 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 9, 2017

Serial Number 550430 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 24, 2017

Serial Number 554046 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · March 3, 2017

Serial Number 552152 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 20, 2017

Serial Number 551568 was reported as accurate.

billkov 97 · October 20, 2016

Serial Number 551661 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 15, 2016

Serial Number 554805 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 5, 2016

Serial Number 553566 was reported as accurate.

Parksmotors 6 · April 20, 2016

Serial Number 553631 was reported as accurate.

VH1943 176 · April 18, 2016

Serial Number 550437 was reported as accurate.

VH1943 176 · April 18, 2016

Serial Number 551249 was reported as accurate.

VH1943 176 · April 18, 2016

Serial Number 550437 was reported as accurate.

Parksmotors 6 · April 11, 2016

Serial Number 552387 was reported as accurate.

pookie 11 · March 24, 2016

Serial Number 551211 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement Configuration is hunter

bwalder 137 · March 22, 2016

Serial Number 551079 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 11, 2016

Serial Number 553177 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 21, 2016

Serial Number 551079 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 25, 2015

Serial Number 554282 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 9, 2015

Serial Number 553660 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 26, 2015

Serial Number 551775 was reported as accurate.

KNIBBS 6 · June 9, 2015

Serial Number 550706 was reported as accurate.

KNIBBS 6 · June 9, 2015

Serial Number 550706 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 9, 2015

Serial Number 550706 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 12, 2014

Serial Number 552604 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 13, 2014

Serial Number 550645 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 17, 2014

Serial Number 550645 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 2, 2014

Serial Number 550645 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 2, 2014

Serial Number 550645 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 1, 2014

Serial Number 550645 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 1, 2014

Serial Number 550645 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 27, 2013

Serial Number 550205 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Information listed is accurate, but the movement
finish is gilt. Per period advertisements, this
was the first watch specifically marketed for
railroad use. Thanks.

Anonymous · October 21, 2013

Serial Number 550702 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 26, 2012

Serial Number 552798 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 9, 2012

Serial Number 551728 was reported as accurate.

Waltham Grade Crescent St. Pocket Watch