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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 240 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 240 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 240

B.W. Raymond

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 14652533
Grade: 240
Variation: B.W. Raymond
Model: 8
Generation: First
Class: 91
Estimated Production Year: 1910
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 50 of 62
Total Production: 67,500
Size: 18s
Jewels: 19j
Jewel Material: Ruby
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Signing Style: Old English
Movement Inlay Color: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Jeweled Safety
Balance Jewel Material: Diamond
Train: Quick
Regulator: Traveling Nut (spring)
Hairspring: Breguet
Escapement Type: Straight-line
Pallet Jewel Material: Sapphire
Standard Dial Type: Double-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Railroad Grade Classification: Class A
Wind Indicator Available: Yes
Wind Indicator Present: Mixed
U.S. Patents: 596407, 77078, 596408
Movement Markings: B.W. Raymond
Elgin, Ill.
U.S.A.
19 Jewels
Safety Barrel
Adjusted 5 Positions
Adjusted
Data Research: 1909 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.296

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Anonymous · March 5, 2022

Serial Number 14652836 was reported as accurate.

GT350me 18 · April 21, 2021

Serial Number 14652947 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 2, 2016

Serial Number 14652358 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 13, 2015

Serial Number 14652358 was reported as accurate.

Gasperoff 727 · February 26, 2015

Serial Number 14652388 was reported as accurate.

Bluejay 178 · February 25, 2015

Serial Number 14652398 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 31, 2014

Serial Number 14652358 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 21, 2014

Serial Number 14652673 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 18, 2014

Serial Number 14652934 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: wind indicator present

LeroyC 392 · January 25, 2014

Serial Number 14652318 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: No wind indicator on this SN.

eparso 59 · August 4, 2013

Serial Number 14652934 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Wind Indicator present? Yes

Gimparoo Supporter 703 · August 2, 2013

Serial Number 14652934 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 1, 2012

Serial Number 14652150 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: No winding indicator
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Railroad Grade changed from No to Yes
Double Roller changed from Unknown to Yes

Anonymous · October 18, 2012

Serial Number 14652353 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Railroad Grade changed from No to Yes
Elgin Grade 240 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 240 Pocket Watch