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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 69 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 69

B.W. Raymond

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 558
Grade: 69
Variation: B.W. Raymond
Model: 1
Class: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1867
Run Quantity: 900
Grade/Model Run: 1 of 24
Total Production: 29,054
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Signing Style: Formal Script
Movement Inlay Color: None
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Plain
Hairspring: Flat
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 2
Adjustment Tolerance: [21] 2P +/- 15 s/24hrs., Temp. +/- 8 s/16hrs., Reg. +/- 5 s/24hrs.
Railroad Grade: Yes
U.S. Patents: 77078
Movement Markings: B.W. Raymond
Elgin, Ill.
Burt's Patent
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 40 (4.44%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 69

Target Profile: 18S-M1-15J-HGK-A2P-B.W. RAYMOND

Elgin Grade 69 (All Variations): 29,054 ETP
18S: 29,054 100.00%
18s, Grade 69
18S-M1: 29,054 100.00%
18s, Grade 69, Model 1
18S-M1-15J: 29,054 100.00%
18s, Grade 69, Model 1, 15 Jewels
18S-M1-15J-HGK: 29,054 100.00%
18s, Grade 69, Model 1, 15 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-15J-HGK-A2P: 29,054 100.00%
18S-M1-15J-HGK-A2P-B.W. RAYMOND: 26,054 89.67% Other: 3,000
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 101 #1 Inferred
2 121 #21 Collection February 24, 2020
3 135 #35 Collection June 02, 2017
4 173 #73 Collection May 11, 2018
5 260 #160 Inferred
6 310 #210 Inferred
7 323 #223 Inferred
8 324 #224 Inferred
9 326 #226 Collection February 21, 2015
10 340 #240 Collection June 02, 2021
11 377 #277 Collection January 13, 2017
12 424 #324 Collection April 16, 2015
13 504 #404 Inferred
14 538 #438 Collection March 28, 2018
15 539 #439 Inferred
16 543 #443 Inferred
17 558 #458 Collection July 14, 2017
18 585 #485 Inferred
19 601 #501 Inferred
20 629 #529 Inferred
21 634 #534 Collection August 08, 2016
22 643 #543 Inferred
23 646 #546 Inferred
24 657 #557 Collection December 08, 2019
25 670 #570 Inferred
26 697 #597 Collection December 11, 2014
27 702 #602 Collection July 31, 2015
28 708 #608 Inferred
29 724 #624 Inferred
30 758 #658 Collection September 01, 2013
31 769 #669 Collection November 29, 2021
32 799 #699 Collection January 09, 2015
33 804 #704 Inferred
34 832 #732 Collection December 11, 2014
35 853 #753 Inferred
36 867 #767 Collection May 26, 2013
37 907 #807 Collection July 18, 2014
38 956 #856 Inferred
39 975 #875 Collection April 08, 2014
40 976 #876 Inferred
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 245.48 (Expected: 259.95, Δ14.47/1.61%)

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Anonymous · February 4, 2022

Serial Number 892 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · January 8, 2022

Serial Number 269 was reported as accurate.

cmdraven 3499 · January 6, 2022

Serial Number 745 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 12, 2021

Serial Number 121 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 5, 2021

Serial Number 975 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 18, 2021

Serial Number 856 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

ElginLover1877 9 · January 31, 2021

Serial Number 956 was reported as accurate.

Ashraf 149 · November 4, 2020

Serial Number 207 was reported as accurate.

ABUMALEK 97 · October 28, 2020

Serial Number 975 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · October 17, 2020

Serial Number 937 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 16, 2020

Serial Number 867 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · May 16, 2020

Serial Number 207 was reported as accurate.

Clayspapa 9 · April 16, 2020

Serial Number 752 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

dfchong 837 · September 29, 2019

Serial Number 132 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 30, 2019

Serial Number 349 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 2, 2019

Serial Number 868 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · July 26, 2019

Serial Number 670 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 1, 2019

Serial Number 164 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · March 19, 2019

Serial Number 102 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 29, 2018

Serial Number 410 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 26, 2018

Serial Number 984 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · June 18, 2018

Serial Number 504 was reported as accurate.

ipygmalion 1 · May 3, 2018

Serial Number 160 was reported as accurate.

Rdixiemiller 23 · April 7, 2018

Serial Number 804 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 14, 2018

Serial Number 995 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · December 1, 2017

Serial Number 341 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Rdixiemiller 23 · November 17, 2017

Serial Number 804 was reported as accurate.

Rdixiemiller 23 · October 22, 2017

Serial Number 804 was reported as accurate.

danigoss 1 · August 8, 2017

Serial Number 632 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 2, 2017

Serial Number 868 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

pmwas1 96 · July 14, 2017

Serial Number 558 was reported as accurate.

yragogav73 18 · May 9, 2017

Serial Number 212 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 19, 2017

Serial Number 975 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · March 11, 2017

Serial Number 169 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2017

Serial Number 419 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 29, 2017

Serial Number 327 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 19, 2017

Serial Number 906 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 6, 2016

Serial Number 456 was reported as accurate.

Stfrank90 1 · August 16, 2016

Serial Number 259 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 16, 2016

Serial Number 259 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 7, 2016

Serial Number 527 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 7, 2016

Serial Number 527 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Shellsworth 1 · July 30, 2016

Serial Number 626 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · July 29, 2016

Serial Number 405 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · July 20, 2016

Serial Number 903 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · June 28, 2016

Serial Number 976 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 9, 2016

Serial Number 633 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 4, 2016

Serial Number 976 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 28, 2016

Serial Number 168 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

locomotive Supporter 81 · January 29, 2016

Serial Number 887 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 2, 2016

Serial Number 167 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 17, 2015

Serial Number 118 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 7, 2015

Serial Number 899 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · September 13, 2015

Serial Number 629 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 7, 2015

Serial Number 232 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 16, 2015

Serial Number 575 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

shannonphillips 10 · April 12, 2015

Serial Number 266 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · February 3, 2015

Serial Number 276 was reported as accurate.

TandHFarms 10 · January 27, 2015

Serial Number 303 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 21, 2015

Serial Number 796 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 14, 2014

Serial Number 424 was reported as accurate.

philsan1a 221 · October 26, 2014

Serial Number 00996 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 22, 2014

Serial Number 391 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 21, 2014

Serial Number 419 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 26, 2014

Serial Number 348 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 22, 2014

Serial Number 328 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 22, 2014

Serial Number 328 was reported as accurate.

DempnLynne 1 · March 1, 2014

Serial Number 645 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · January 29, 2014

Serial Number 715 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 11, 2013

Serial Number 377 was reported as accurate.

casillas 40 · September 1, 2013

Serial Number 758 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Some grade 69 B.W. Raymonds say "Adjusted" on the
movement, some don't. This one (#758) doesn't.

Anonymous · August 13, 2013

Serial Number 445 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 27, 2013

Serial Number 419 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 6, 2013

Serial Number 351 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 26, 2013

Serial Number 349 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 23, 2013

Serial Number 248 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 18, 2013

Serial Number 300 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 12, 2012

Serial Number 796 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Elgin Grade 69 Pocket Watch