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: 37775
Grade: 58
Variation: H.H. Taylor
Model: 1
Class: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1869
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 8 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: No
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
Database Version: v48.266

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Data Verification Reports

36001
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38000

Anonymous · May 13, 2021

Serial Number 36007 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 21, 2021

Serial Number 37567 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 10, 2021

Serial Number 36762 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 15, 2020

Serial Number 37258 was reported as accurate.

BStodds 5 · February 8, 2020

Serial Number 36859 was reported as accurate.

Techguy73 4 · November 25, 2019

Serial Number 37198 was reported as accurate.

Wahlquist 1 · November 26, 2017

Serial Number 37071 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement setting is lever not key
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. This movement was produced before a lever-setting mechanism was available on Elgin watches. Please double-check the serial number on the movement.

Anonymous · October 31, 2017

Serial Number 37148 was reported as accurate.

Jamesrodgers1969 1 · April 8, 2017

Serial Number 37709 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 8, 2016

Serial Number 36687 was reported as accurate.

Stlcoin 26 · May 10, 2016

Serial Number 36870 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 1, 2016

Serial Number 36713 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 12, 2016

Serial Number 37194 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 19, 2015

Serial Number 37941 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 28, 2015

Serial Number 37518 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · September 26, 2014

Serial Number 36830 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 20, 2014

Serial Number 36836 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 20, 2014

Serial Number 36836 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 19, 2014

Serial Number 36836 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 20, 2014

Serial Number 37513 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 16, 2013

Serial Number 36176 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 10, 2013

Serial Number 37907 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 15, 2013

Serial Number 36479 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 24, 2013

Serial Number 37451 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 24, 2013

Serial Number 37451 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 23, 2013

Serial Number 37308 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 1, 2012

Serial Number 37290 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 20, 2012

Serial Number 36260 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 3, 2012

Serial Number 37024 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch