Pocket Watch Database
Access Date: December 04, 2023
From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin National Watch Co.
|Manufacturer Location:||Elgin, Illinois|
|Movement Serial Number:||16583941|
|Estimated Production Year:||1912|
|Grade/Model Run:||15 of 36|
|Grade/Model Total Production:||35,700|
|Jewel Material:||Ruby & Sapphire|
|Jewel Setting:||Gold Settings (Screw-Set)|
|Regulator:||Traveling Nut (spring)|
|Standard Dial Type:||Double-Sunk|
|Adjusted to Position:||Yes|
|Adjusted # of Positions:||5|
|Adjusted to Temperature:||Yes|
|Adjusted to Isochronism:||Yes|
|Railroad Grade Classification:||Class A|
|Wind Indicator Available:||Yes|
|Wind Indicator Present:||Yes|
|U.S. Patents:||77078, 596407, 596408|
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
|PWDB Absolute Rarity Index: |
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|PWDB Relative Rarity Index: |
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|Share of Production: |
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|Registry Population:||11 (1.10%)|
Production Metrics Tree: Grade 372
Target Profile: 16S-M15-19J-ONL-A5PTI-B.W. RAYMOND
|Elgin Grade 372 (All Variations): 35,700 ETP|
|16S: 35,700 100.00%
16s, Grade 372
|16S-M15: 35,700 100.00%
16s, Grade 372, Model 15
|16S-M15-19J: 35,700 100.00%
16s, Grade 372, Model 15, 19 Jewels
|16S-M15-19J-ONL: 35,700 100.00%
16s, Grade 372, Model 15, 19 Jewels, Openface/Lever/Nickel
|16S-M15-19J-ONL-A5PTI: 35,700 100.00%|
|16S-M15-19J-ONL-A5PTI-B.W. RAYMOND: 35,700 100.00%|
Population Registry for This Run
|Image||Serial Number||Run Position||Primary Identification Method||Discovery Date|
There are 11 watches in the population registry for this run with 2 images.
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Verification Reports for this Run
The following reports have been graciously submitted by dedicated members in reference to this production run. These reports are useful to verify data and track inaccuracies that require further research. Please note that reports may contain inaccurate information or assumptions that must be dilligently considered with other available sources.
Sqwatch101 10 · April 8, 2021
Serial Number 16583990 was reported as accurate.
Harley505 Supporter 78 · August 22, 2015
Serial Number 16583954 was reported as accurate.
Bluejay 179 · February 24, 2015
Serial Number 16583670 was reported as accurate.
hank123 8 · April 28, 2014
Serial Number 16583395 was reported as inaccurate.