The Seth Thomas Research website was created as a gathering point for data, and to reconstruct the factory's 29-year output of pocket watch production from 1885 to 1914. It's the most accurate and comprehensive online resource for vintage Seth Thomas pocket watches, featuring:
Seth Thomas Research is a contributor to the American Horology Archive.
Research your Seth Thomas watch for grade, jewel count, and production date.
Check to see if your great-grandfather was a jeweler, retailer, or store owner.
Read up on the most recent discoveries, newest updates, and reported examples.
If you have any examples in your collection or have paper records, please share them with us. Your watch will be categorized based on model, grade, finish and jewel count, and logged on the appropriate chart, adding to the totals and making the search functions more accurate.
This website is owned and maintained by American Timekeeper, specialists in vintage pocket watch repair and restoration. All of the photographs and data contained on these pages are protected by intellectual property rights and may not be copied or used elsewhere without permission.