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    Posted 6 years ago

    SnoDrak
    (9 items)

    Woohoo, I'm on a roll finding pocket watches in my attic! ;)
    In another box I found this Hamilton 17 Jewels Pocket Watch. And it runs!
    Still can't seem to find much information on this specific model, seems there's so many variations! Does anyone know anything about this, like, when was it made?

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    1. pw-collector pw-collector, 6 years ago
      If I read the serial number right on the movement 814792 this is a description:
      Grade: 974
      Manufacturer: Hamilton
      Manufacturer Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
      Movement Serial Number: 814792
      Grade: 974
      Model: 1
      To Finishing Dept: Feb 2, 1911
      Run Quantity: 800
      Total Production: 326,607
      Size: 16s
      Jewels: 17j
      Movement Configuration: Openface
      Movement Finish: Nickel
      Movement Setting: Lever
      Plate: 3/4 Plate
      Double Roller: Yes
      Adjusted: Yes
      Adjusted # of Positions: 3
      Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
      Railroad Grade: No

      Nice watch & chain,
      Dave
    2. SnoDrak, 6 years ago
      Hey Dave! Thanks for the info! Just the serial number is 816792. Is that different than the 814792?
    3. pw-collector pw-collector, 6 years ago
      Grade: 974
      Manufacturer: Hamilton
      Manufacturer Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
      Movement Serial Number: 816792
      Grade: 974
      Model: 1
      To Finishing Dept: Mar 3, 1911
      Run Quantity: 1,000
      Total Production: 326,607
      Size: 16s
      Jewels: 17j
      Movement Configuration: Openface
      Movement Finish: Nickel
      Movement Setting: Pendant
      Plate: 3/4 Plate
      Double Roller: Yes
      Adjusted: Yes
      Adjusted # of Positions: 3
      Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
      Railroad Grade: No
    4. SnoDrak, 6 years ago
      Thank you! :)
      What are all those things scribbled in the inside of the case cover?
    5. pops52 pops52, 6 years ago
      Hope this answers your question.

      http://mb.nawcc.org/showwiki.php?title=Watch_Repairers_Marks
    6. SnoDrak, 6 years ago
      Oh that's awesome!
      Thanks! :)

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