Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 12

Chas. Fargo

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 147825
Grade: 12
Variation: Chas. Fargo
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1871
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 17 of 59
Total Production: 70,255
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Slow
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 57 (1.14%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 12

Target Profile: 18S-M1-7J-HGK-U-CHAS. FARGO

Elgin Grade 12 (All Variations): 70,255 ETP
18S: 70,255 100.00%
18s, Grade 12
18S-M1: 70,255 100.00%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1
18S-M1-7J: 29,847 42.48%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 7 Jewels
Other: 40,408
Other Jewels or Unclassified
18S-M1-7J-HGK: 29,847 42.48%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 7 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-7J-HGK-U: 29,847 42.48%
18S-M1-7J-HGK-U-CHAS. FARGO: 16,347 23.27% Other: 13,500
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 145012 #12 Marketplace August 13, 2016
2 145142 #142 Marketplace July 08, 2014
3 145367 #367 Marketplace January 21, 2021
4 145412 #412 Marketplace March 13, 2020
5 145445 #445 Collection July 24, 2019
6 145465 #465 Marketplace December 06, 2018
7 145500 #500 Marketplace October 26, 2014
8 145717 #717 Inferred
9 145821 #821 Marketplace November 29, 2015
10 145979 #979 Collection September 06, 2020
11 145992 #992 Marketplace November 28, 2012
12 146084 #1084 Marketplace March 06, 2014
13 146186 #1186 Marketplace October 11, 2014
14 146435 #1435 Marketplace June 23, 2020
15 146656 #1656 Collection December 13, 2017
16 146779 #1779 Marketplace December 12, 2016
17 146927 #1927 Collection January 25, 2014
18 146954 #1954 Marketplace November 14, 2018
19 147022 #2022 Marketplace December 19, 2013
20 147087 #2087 Collection January 12, 2019
21 147195 #2195 Marketplace July 14, 2018
22 147273 #2273 Marketplace March 08, 2019
23 147405 #2405 Inferred
24 147489 #2489 Inferred
25 147499 #2499 Inferred
26 147577 #2577 Inferred
27 147583 #2583 Marketplace January 23, 2020
28 147759 #2759 Marketplace November 20, 2015
29 147793 #2793 Marketplace November 23, 2015
30 147825 #2825 Collection October 18, 2020
31 147851 #2851 Marketplace December 20, 2019
32 147903 #2903 Marketplace February 22, 2015
33 147922 #2922 Marketplace November 04, 2021
34 148073 #3073 Collection February 11, 2022
35 148082 #3082 Marketplace July 22, 2021
36 148125 #3125 Marketplace April 19, 2019
37 148199 #3199 Marketplace June 22, 2020
38 148255 #3255 Marketplace December 01, 2013
39 148712 #3712 Marketplace April 22, 2022
40 148854 #3854 Inferred
41 148972 #3972 Marketplace July 03, 2018
42 149104 #4104 Marketplace April 02, 2014
43 149280 #4280 Marketplace July 31, 2017
44 149289 #4289 Marketplace September 15, 2014
45 149320 #4320 Inferred
46 149405 #4405 Marketplace February 08, 2015
47 149431 #4431 Marketplace November 19, 2020
48 149553 #4553 Marketplace May 11, 2021
49 149589 #4589 Marketplace April 13, 2018
50 149664 #4664 Marketplace January 11, 2020
51 149738 #4738 Marketplace November 13, 2020
52 149794 #4794 Collection October 30, 2020
53 149814 #4814 Marketplace September 20, 2020
54 149822 #4822 Marketplace September 17, 2015
55 149950 #4950 Collection January 21, 2016
56 149965 #4965 Marketplace August 15, 2020
57 150000 #5000 Marketplace January 19, 2014
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 1,513.08 (Expected: 1,443.52, Δ69.56/1.39%)

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Dave895 Supporter 73 · February 11, 2022

Serial Number 148073 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 18, 2020

Serial Number 147825 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 29, 2020

Serial Number 147215 was reported as accurate.

Silfox 1 · September 18, 2020

Serial Number 149965 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 9, 2020

Serial Number 147207 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 24, 2020

Serial Number 146953 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 1, 2020

Serial Number 148854 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · December 26, 2019

Serial Number 148696 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 26, 2019

Serial Number 148403 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 18, 2019

Serial Number 147759 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · March 14, 2019

Serial Number 147273 was reported as accurate.

Bostonjoe Top Contributor Supporter 182 · January 20, 2019

Serial Number 147087 was reported as accurate.

bitucker 20 · November 19, 2018

Serial Number 148608 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 21, 2018

Serial Number 148972 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · February 2, 2018

Serial Number 148364 was reported as accurate.

locomotive Supporter 81 · January 25, 2018

Serial Number 147577 was reported as accurate.

locomotive Supporter 81 · January 25, 2018

Serial Number 147577 was reported as accurate.

locomotive Supporter 81 · January 22, 2018

Serial Number 147577 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 17, 2018

Serial Number 146401 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 10, 2018

Serial Number 145768 was reported as accurate.

ATRock53 1 · December 14, 2017

Serial Number 146656 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 12, 2016

Serial Number 145012 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 4, 2016

Serial Number 148489 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 18, 2016

Serial Number 147293 was reported as accurate.

mlat2012 50 · January 21, 2016

Serial Number 149950 was reported as accurate.

Jcoberly 1 · January 13, 2016

Serial Number 147462 was reported as accurate.

daddo46 984 · December 6, 2015

Serial Number 145821 was reported as accurate.

locomotive Supporter 81 · January 19, 2015

Serial Number 147577 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 16, 2014

Serial Number 147577 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 10, 2014

Serial Number 147405 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 13, 2014

Serial Number 149341 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 11, 2014

Serial Number 148789 was reported as accurate.

Lune2nz 21 · January 25, 2014

Serial Number 146927 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 8, 2013

Serial Number 148694 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 20, 2013

Serial Number 147999 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 30, 2013

Serial Number 147434 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 26, 2013

Serial Number 145314 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2013

Serial Number 148238 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement marked 'Chas. Fargo'

Anonymous · December 13, 2012

Serial Number 145992 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 22, 2012

Serial Number 149489 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 10, 2012

Serial Number 147660 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch