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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 70 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 70

B.W. Raymond

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 1625026
Grade: 70
Variation: B.W. Raymond
Model: 2
Class: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1885
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 20 of 53
Total Production: 74,500
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Signing Style: Formal Script
Movement Inlay Color: None
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Adjusted: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
U.S. Patents: 77078
Movement Markings: B.W. Raymond
Elgin, Ills.
Adjusted
Safety Pinion
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Anonymous · June 15, 2020

Serial Number 1625719 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2020

Serial Number 1628960 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 10, 2019

Serial Number 1627995 was reported as accurate.

Ken1982 113 · June 12, 2019

Serial Number 1628064 was reported as accurate.

Ken1982 113 · June 12, 2019

Serial Number 1628064 was reported as accurate.

Ken1982 113 · June 12, 2019

Serial Number 1628064 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 3, 2019

Serial Number 1629858 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 31, 2019

Serial Number 1628960 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 16, 2018

Serial Number 1627261 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 22, 2018

Serial Number 1626888 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 18, 2018

Serial Number 1625368 was reported as accurate.

TimeKingJCW 11 · January 16, 2018

Serial Number 1626888 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 9, 2018

Serial Number 1628501 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 18, 2017

Serial Number 1628591 was reported as accurate.

wmike565 104 · November 15, 2017

Serial Number 1627000 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 8, 2017

Serial Number 1625860 was reported as accurate.

billkov 80 · April 10, 2017

Serial Number 1625469 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 16, 2017

Serial Number 1628130 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 7, 2017

Serial Number 1628388 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 12, 2017

Serial Number 1625469 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 9, 2017

Serial Number 1625469 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 15, 2017

Serial Number 1625024 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 10, 2016

Serial Number 1627489 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 23, 2016

Serial Number 1628265 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 15, 2016

Serial Number 1626224 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 27, 2016

Serial Number 1629370 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 10, 2016

Serial Number 1629370 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 3, 2016

Serial Number 1629370 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 22, 2016

Serial Number 1628624 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 9, 2016

Serial Number 1627505 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 2, 2015

Serial Number 1627971 was reported as accurate.

Elgin69 10 · November 6, 2014

Serial Number 1627489 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This watch has roman numerals and therefore it is
not a railroad grade pocket watch.
Curator Response: Around the production year (est. 1885), roman numeral dials would have been accepted for railroad use.

Anonymous · August 13, 2014

Serial Number 1627489 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 13, 2014

Serial Number 1625690 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 12, 2014

Serial Number 1628956 was reported as accurate.

BrewCrew608 4 · November 15, 2013

Serial Number 1627427 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 3, 2013

Serial Number 1626462 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 1, 2013

Serial Number 1627850 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 21, 2013

Serial Number 1625860 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 2, 2013

Serial Number 1629641 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 3, 2013

Serial Number 1627295 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 16, 2012

Serial Number 1629003 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 11, 2012

Serial Number 1629835 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 1, 2012

Serial Number 1626870 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 13, 2012

Serial Number 1627532 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 70 Pocket Watch Movement