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    Burlington Bertie

    I was walking past a market stall in my break today when this tapped on the glass and said YooHoo, £2 later and it was mine


    Quite a thick one this
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    Nice copper tone dial
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    The back pops off
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    Made in England
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    Anyone recognise this?
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    It's a bit like a small pocket watch movement
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    Any info? How old? ETC

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    Re: Burlington Bertie

    1920s
    Basic $ watch movements
    That said lovely metal dial from 30s??
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    Re: Burlington Bertie

    I can't find an exact match for the movement but it looks somewhat "Baumgartnerish" to me, e.g.:

    bidfun-db Archiv: Uhrwerke: Baumgartner 34

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    Re: Burlington Bertie

    Thanks Guys, it runs but is slow so I'll drop this in at my watch maker for a service

    I haven't got a 20's watch in the rotation

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