This pocket watch, found on John Starr March’s body recovered at sea, stopped at 1:27. As such, it suggests that the postal clerks survived the rush of water in the mail compartment around 11:40 p.m. It supports the eye witness accounts of survivors who saw the clerks attempting to rescue the mail until the end
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A pocket watch displaying the time ten minutes to two, which was recovered from the body of Titanic steward Sidney Sedunary, is displayed at the museum's Titanic exhibition on April 3, 2012 in Southampton, England.
Antique 18kt Tricolor Gold Pair Case Open Face Pocket Watch, Joseph Johnson, Liverpool, the goldtone dial with Roman numeral indicator, subsidiary seconds dial, applied tricolor floral and foliate motifs, enclosing signed fusee movement no. 6493, within London case with engraved foliate edges with letter date 1801, two keys, 56 mm.
A LATE 18TH CENTURY REPEATING POCKET WATCH The white dial with black painted Roman numerals, Arabic seconds and pierced gold hands with rose-cut diamond point accents, to a pierced case and further outer hinged cover with three-colour chased decoration depicting a reclining figure within a foliate, floral and ribbon border, 4.7cm wide, with two keys
WILLIAM CARPENTER. A FINE AND RARE GILT, EMAMEL AND PASTE-SET PAIR CASED OPENFACE KEYWOUND VERGE COACH WATCH WITH REGULATOR-STYLE DIAL AND MOON PHASES, MADE FOR THE CHINESE MARKET SIGNED Wm CARPENTER, LONDON, MOVEMENT NO. 4723, CASE STAMPED FM, CIRCA 1790
The pocket watch of a Titanic victim stopped at the moment he died. It emerged among his daughter's secret treasures from the tragedy. The timepiece, stuck at 2.19am, was kept by survivor Lillian Asplund. Her collection includes a ticket for the doomed voyage - one of only four left in the world, poignant family photos and two wedding rings.