Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 315 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 315

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 19298270
Grade: 315
Model: 3
Class: 114
Estimated Production Year: 1917
Run Quantity: 3,000
Grade/Model Run: 132 of 329
Grade/Model Total Production: 1,033,900
Size: 12s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Going
Balance Type: Expansion
Balance Jewel Material: Ruby
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 596407, 77078, 585025
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Database Version: v50.358
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Registry Population: 10 (0.33%)

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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.

Rgarst 8 · November 24, 2018

Serial Number 19298270 was reported as accurate.

Rcardkidz 2863 · December 29, 2017

Serial Number 19296997 was reported as accurate.

brynlee65 22 · July 23, 2015

Serial Number 19297654 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 16, 2014

Serial Number 19297144 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 15, 2012

Serial Number 19298750 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 315 Pocket Watch