Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 58

H.H. Taylor

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 289036
Grade: 58
Variation: H.H. Taylor
Model: 1
Class: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1873
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 22 of 29
Total Production: 28,454
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Slow
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
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: 70 (1.40%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 58

Target Profile: 18S-M1-15J-HGK-A-H.H. TAYLOR

Elgin Grade 58 (All Variations): 28,454 ETP
18S: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58
18S-M1: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58, Model 1
18S-M1-15J: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58, Model 1, 15 Jewels
18S-M1-15J-HGK: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58, Model 1, 15 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-15J-HGK-A: 28,454 100.00%
18S-M1-15J-HGK-A-H.H. TAYLOR: 23,004 80.85% Other: 5,450
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 285036 #36 Marketplace October 11, 2020
2 285071 #71 Marketplace December 05, 2017
3 285353 #353 Marketplace November 27, 2020
4 285399 #399 Marketplace May 30, 2015
5 285447 #447 Marketplace March 22, 2022
6 285464 #464 Marketplace August 18, 2016
7 285483 #483 Collection June 11, 2021
8 285613 #613 Inferred
9 285646 #646 Marketplace November 18, 2020
10 285693 #693 Marketplace October 15, 2013
11 285831 #831 Collection March 18, 2019
12 285853 #853 Collection December 18, 2021
13 285978 #978 Marketplace September 23, 2020
14 286018 #1018 Marketplace March 04, 2020
15 286024 #1024 Marketplace April 26, 2018
16 286099 #1099 Marketplace February 24, 2020
17 286123 #1123 Marketplace June 24, 2016
18 286209 #1209 Marketplace April 13, 2022
19 286243 #1243 Marketplace April 25, 2020
20 286253 #1253 Collection April 29, 2014
21 286299 #1299 Collection November 09, 2021
22 286352 #1352 Marketplace August 28, 2014
23 286393 #1393 Collection August 18, 2021
24 286411 #1411 Marketplace April 27, 2014
25 286424 #1424 Marketplace May 26, 2015
26 286435 #1435 Marketplace February 18, 2015
27 286557 #1557 Inferred
28 286663 #1663 Collection September 16, 2015
29 286733 #1733 Inferred
30 286783 #1783 Marketplace May 31, 2019
31 286861 #1861 Collection November 23, 2014
32 286959 #1959 Marketplace June 19, 2018
33 287111 #2111 Marketplace March 10, 2019
34 287176 #2176 Collection July 11, 2020
35 287185 #2185 Marketplace April 18, 2016
36 287314 #2314 Marketplace February 08, 2016
37 287331 #2331 Marketplace January 25, 2021
38 287564 #2564 Marketplace December 05, 2018
39 287606 #2606 Marketplace May 30, 2022
40 287650 #2650 Marketplace September 28, 2022
41 287669 #2669 Collection February 04, 2015
42 287737 #2737 Marketplace November 19, 2017
43 287795 #2795 Inferred
44 287912 #2912 Marketplace September 29, 2015
45 288040 #3040 Marketplace September 20, 2018
46 288066 #3066 Marketplace August 03, 2021
47 288131 #3131 Inferred
48 288176 #3176 Collection November 10, 2016
49 288238 #3238 Marketplace November 15, 2021
50 288256 #3256 Inferred
51 288307 #3307 Marketplace August 29, 2021
52 288363 #3363 Marketplace May 03, 2018
53 288457 #3457 Marketplace February 11, 2018
54 288473 #3473 Marketplace January 03, 2017
55 288503 #3503 Marketplace February 23, 2022
56 288608 #3608 Collection September 02, 2013
57 288618 #3618 Marketplace November 11, 2012
58 288694 #3694 Marketplace March 13, 2014
59 288747 #3747 Marketplace October 15, 2013
60 288863 #3863 Collection February 20, 2016
61 288911 #3911 Marketplace November 17, 2013
62 289036 #4036 Collection June 01, 2021
63 289045 #4045 Inferred
64 289080 #4080 Marketplace February 02, 2013
65 289124 #4124 Marketplace February 07, 2020
66 289131 #4131 Marketplace February 09, 2013
67 289154 #4154 Marketplace February 27, 2014
68 289193 #4193 Marketplace December 04, 2021
69 289312 #4312 Marketplace April 26, 2013
70 289887 #4887 Collection April 09, 2014
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 1,298.43 (Expected: 1,443.52, Δ145.09/2.90%)

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Data Verification Reports

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Anonymous · August 8, 2022

Serial Number 285036 was reported as accurate.

Rickhufnagel7 Top Contributor Elgin Expert Hampden Expert Supporter 615 · January 16, 2022

Serial Number 287949 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 15, 2021

Serial Number 289010 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 23, 2021

Serial Number 289450 was reported as accurate.

Dave895 Supporter 73 · June 11, 2021

Serial Number 285483 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 25, 2021

Serial Number 287782 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 21, 2021

Serial Number 286093 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 7, 2021

Serial Number 287143 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 27, 2021

Serial Number 287331 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 23, 2020

Serial Number 285978 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 15, 2020

Serial Number 287836 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 22, 2020

Serial Number 289187 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 30, 2020

Serial Number 287585 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 17, 2020

Serial Number 288725 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 26, 2020

Serial Number 286258 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 2, 2019

Serial Number 288649 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 20, 2019

Serial Number 287676 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

esoxhunter Top Contributor Supporter 123 · June 8, 2019

Serial Number 285036 was reported as accurate.

daddo46 984 · May 28, 2019

Serial Number 288131 was reported as accurate.

gezu111 62 · May 24, 2019

Serial Number 285613 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · April 22, 2019

Serial Number 285071 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · April 19, 2019

Serial Number 285071 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · April 14, 2019

Serial Number 285613 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · April 13, 2019

Serial Number 285613 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · April 12, 2019

Serial Number 285613 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · March 20, 2019

Serial Number 285071 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 21, 2018

Serial Number 289920 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 24, 2017

Serial Number 287523 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 21, 2017

Serial Number 285311 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 8, 2017

Serial Number 285979 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 15, 2017

Serial Number 287585 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 15, 2017

Serial Number 287585 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 21, 2016

Serial Number 286393 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 22, 2016

Serial Number 285811 was reported as accurate.

Tokyobombers 3 · November 10, 2016

Serial Number 288176 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 4, 2016

Serial Number 285464 was reported as accurate.

angithomas 1 · May 26, 2016

Serial Number 289045 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 6, 2016

Serial Number 289626 was reported as accurate.

jgmcconnell 11 · January 27, 2016

Serial Number 289070 was reported as accurate.

wampumbob 37 · December 29, 2015

Serial Number 286323 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 12, 2015

Serial Number 287931 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 21, 2015

Serial Number 286663 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 5, 2015

Serial Number 289300 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement says bw raymond

Anonymous · May 25, 2015

Serial Number 286507 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 9, 2015

Serial Number 286743 was reported as accurate.

GPa212 174 · March 4, 2015

Serial Number 286435 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 8, 2015

Serial Number 289662 was reported as accurate.

philsan1a 221 · December 5, 2014

Serial Number 288305 was reported as accurate.

redsox1 74 · November 23, 2014

Serial Number 286861 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Elgin database says production 1874
marked Adjusted
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

jjhall 1 · August 18, 2014

Serial Number 289582 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

philsan1a 221 · June 9, 2014

Serial Number 285025 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · May 10, 2014

Serial Number 288754 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · November 23, 2013

Serial Number 288618 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

casillas 40 · September 2, 2013

Serial Number 288608 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This one is marked "Adjusted." This grade existed
in both adjusted and unadjusted versions; see
http://elginwatches.org/scans/articles/1874_elgin_
almanac/m_pg39.html
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · May 12, 2013

Serial Number 289312 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked 'Adjusted' on Top Plate between the Balance
Cock and the Banking Screws
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · May 11, 2013

Serial Number 289694 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · May 6, 2013

Serial Number 289694 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · April 26, 2013

Serial Number 285540 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · March 15, 2013

Serial Number 289694 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · October 7, 2012

Serial Number 288746 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch