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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 478 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 478

B.W. Raymond

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 40219621
Grade: 478
Model: 15
Estimated Production Year: 1942
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 79 of 90
Total Production: 185,400
Size: 16s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Ball
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Railroad Grade: Yes
Wind Indicator Available: Yes
Wind Indicator Present: Unknown
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407, 596408
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.508

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ClipperCargo Supporter 15 · October 3, 2020

Serial Number 40219743 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 25, 2020

Serial Number 40219743 was reported as accurate.

ClipperCargo Supporter 15 · June 3, 2020

Serial Number 40219743 was reported as accurate.

214wwhallev1 15 · December 7, 2019

Serial Number 40219323 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 12, 2018

Serial Number 40220308 was reported as accurate.

propwelder 30 · June 23, 2018

Serial Number 40220928 was reported as accurate.

propwelder 30 · June 23, 2018

Serial Number 40220928 was reported as accurate.

propwelder 30 · June 19, 2018

Serial Number 40220928 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 24, 2017

Serial Number 40219281 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 17, 2017

Serial Number 40219281 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 29, 2016

Serial Number 40219097 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 2, 2015

Serial Number 40220376 was reported as accurate.

rbracke2 7 · August 29, 2015

Serial Number 40219621 was reported as accurate.

Dennismc01 9 · November 29, 2014

Serial Number 40220733 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 12, 2014

Serial Number 40220786 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 25, 2013

Serial Number 40220910 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 18, 2013

Serial Number 40219872 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 478 Pocket Watch