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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 69 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 69

B.W. Raymond

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 128134
Grade: 69
Variation: B.W. Raymond
Model: 1
Class: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1872
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 16 of 24
Total Production: 29,054
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 2
Railroad Grade: Yes
U.S. Patents: 77078
Movement Markings: B.W. Raymond
Elgin, Ills.
Patent Pinion
Adjusted
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.489
Research Note: Elgin began marking the Grade 69 Raymond "Adjusted" within this run. #125956, #126058, #126277, #126388, and #129996 [Double Sunk Dial] have been verified as not marked "Adjusted." #126847 (Penn RR Dial), #127033, #127070, #128566 (Penn RR Dial), #128134 (Fancy Swiss Dial), and #129181 have been verified as marked "Adjusted." The 1873 Elgin Almanac includes two illustrations of the Grade 69 Raymond movement, one with "Adjusted" marked, and the other without.

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Verification Serial Map
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Anonymous · July 7, 2022

Serial Number 126691 was reported as accurate.

Cheryl5150 Supporter 20 · December 27, 2021

Serial Number 128134 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 18, 2021

Serial Number 129070 was reported as accurate.

cmdraven 3427 · November 17, 2021

Serial Number 125907 was reported as accurate.

Cheryl5150 Supporter 20 · September 17, 2021

Serial Number 128134 was reported as accurate.

Cheryl5150 Supporter 20 · September 17, 2021

Serial Number 128134 was reported as accurate.

Fifty50 Supporter 308 · May 6, 2021

Serial Number 125472 was reported as accurate.

xtoolmanx Supporter 7 · March 17, 2021

Serial Number 129181 was reported as accurate.

wepouaout 22 · February 28, 2021

Serial Number 126731 was reported as accurate.

wepouaout 22 · February 28, 2021

Serial Number 126388 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 27, 2020

Serial Number 125465 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 24, 2020

Serial Number 129392 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 1, 2020

Serial Number 128195 was reported as accurate.

2mnyboxers Supporter 327 · November 17, 2019

Serial Number 128112 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 18, 2019

Serial Number 129540 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 2, 2019

Serial Number 129194 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 6, 2019

Serial Number 129805 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 27, 2019

Serial Number 126282 was reported as accurate.

WLBelkriver33 804 · October 18, 2018

Serial Number 127913 was reported as accurate.

WLBelkriver33 804 · October 17, 2018

Serial Number 127913 was reported as accurate.

WLBelkriver33 804 · October 16, 2018

Serial Number 127913 was reported as accurate.

WLBelkriver33 804 · October 15, 2018

Serial Number 127013 was reported as accurate.

tobpec Supporter 28 · October 13, 2018

Serial Number 126277 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 5, 2018

Serial Number 127605 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 11, 2018

Serial Number 126101 was reported as accurate.

TimeKingJCW 11 · January 16, 2018

Serial Number 128515 was reported as accurate.

TimeKingJCW 11 · January 16, 2018

Serial Number 127166 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

TimeKingJCW 11 · January 16, 2018

Serial Number 127166 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 15, 2018

Serial Number 129069 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 26, 2017

Serial Number 129568 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 1, 2017

Serial Number 126007 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 18, 2017

Serial Number 129386 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

dgould1 1 · June 26, 2017

Serial Number 125121 was reported as accurate.

pappybob 46 · June 8, 2017

Serial Number 129026 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 29, 2017

Serial Number 125154 was reported as accurate.

jacobwalls07 143 · February 22, 2017

Serial Number 128148 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 20, 2017

Serial Number 128148 was reported as accurate.

Jerry9 2 · February 4, 2017

Serial Number 126140 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 21, 2016

Serial Number 125497 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 12, 2016

Serial Number 129892 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: marked adjusted and has micrometer regulator.
Movement also has later 1881 Abbott pat. stem
winding system.

daddo46 982 · April 14, 2016

Serial Number 128391 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 9, 2016

Serial Number 125230 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 14, 2016

Serial Number 128828 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · February 26, 2016

Serial Number 129039 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 10, 2015

Serial Number 129186 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 19, 2015

Serial Number 128699 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 19, 2015

Serial Number 126704 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 29, 2015

Serial Number 128566 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 9, 2015

Serial Number 129194 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 4, 2015

Serial Number 129958 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 2, 2015

Serial Number 127902 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 30, 2015

Serial Number 126153 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 17, 2015

Serial Number 126819 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 29, 2015

Serial Number 125240 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 20, 2014

Serial Number 129027 was reported as accurate.

rosi12 1 · September 19, 2014

Serial Number 126225 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 27, 2014

Serial Number 127595 was reported as accurate.

RandysOldStuff 49 · March 22, 2014

Serial Number 127464 was reported as accurate.

jerrydk7 227 · March 7, 2014

Serial Number 129407 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2014

Serial Number 126948 was reported as accurate.

Sanjuro 9 · February 6, 2014

Serial Number 129414 was reported as accurate.

Sanjuro 9 · January 21, 2014

Serial Number 129414 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 20, 2014

Serial Number 129414 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 25, 2013

Serial Number 129955 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 25, 2013

Serial Number 128486 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 14, 2013

Serial Number 129955 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The watch is a transition model key or pendant
wind and key or lever set.

Anonymous · April 29, 2013

Serial Number 126972 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 24, 2013

Serial Number 125248 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 22, 2013

Serial Number 128664 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 5, 2012

Serial Number 129956 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 17, 2012

Serial Number 127087 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 24, 2012

Serial Number 127416 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: "Adjusted" engraved on top plate, all other is as
reported. Non-micrometer regulator.

Anonymous · August 23, 2012

Serial Number 127416 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: oops...marked Adjusted

Anonymous · August 23, 2012

Serial Number 127416 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 28, 2012

Serial Number 129407 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Stamped "Adjusted" and has a micrometer Regulator
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · May 3, 2012

Serial Number 126026 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · April 29, 2012

Serial Number 129336 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement is 'adjusted'. All else correct.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · April 13, 2012

Serial Number 125869 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Open face - R.R. movement. All else correct.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Elgin Grade 69 Pocket Watch