Pocket Watch Database

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

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 58

H.H. Taylor

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 440344
Grade: 58
Model: 1
Class: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1876
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 29 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
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Database Version: v48.145

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Anonymous · March 27, 2022

Serial Number 440189 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 4, 2018

Serial Number 440347 was reported as accurate.

ironmanj13 2 · March 23, 2017

Serial Number 440344 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: My watch states 'Adjusted' on back of movement.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

AlbyS1 12 · September 3, 2016

Serial Number 440846 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · March 21, 2016

Serial Number 440790 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · January 11, 2015

Serial Number 440790 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · May 9, 2014

Serial Number 440753 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: It is an open faced configuration, not hunting.
Curator Response: Keywind/Keyset movements can be either hunting or openface depending on how the movement is set in the case.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · April 19, 2014

Serial Number 440473 was reported as accurate.

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