Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 57 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 57

G.M. Wheeler

Private Label(s) in Run:
Charles Haas - Stockton, Cal. // J.P. Floberg - Sacramento, Cal. // Webb & Hall - Janesville, Wis.
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Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 75364
Grade: 57
Variation: G.M. Wheeler
Model: 1
Class: 4
Estimated Production Year: 1871
Run Quantity: 2,400
Grade/Model Run: 23 of 87
Total Production: 75,146
Size: 18s
Jewels: 11j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Slow
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v48.038
Research Note: #75146: Verified as 11-Jewel Movement (photo under dial).

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Data Verification Reports

73001
Verification Serial Map
75400

Bostonjoe Top Contributor 169 · May 1, 2022

Serial Number 74723 was reported as accurate.

Rickhufnagel7 Top Contributor Elgin Expert Hampden Expert Supporter 611 · January 15, 2022

Serial Number 75157 was reported as accurate.

Rickhufnagel7 Top Contributor Elgin Expert Hampden Expert Supporter 611 · January 7, 2022

Serial Number 75075 was reported as accurate.

Rickhufnagel7 Top Contributor Elgin Expert Hampden Expert Supporter 611 · January 6, 2021

Serial Number 75278 was reported as accurate.

Rickhufnagel7 Top Contributor Elgin Expert Hampden Expert Supporter 611 · January 6, 2021

Serial Number 75278 was reported as accurate.

Bretto 33 · October 14, 2020

Serial Number 74328 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 31, 2020

Serial Number 73930 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 2, 2018

Serial Number 75157 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 9, 2018

Serial Number 73154 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 5, 2018

Serial Number 75129 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 8, 2018

Serial Number 75278 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

nicnic Supporter 248 · March 21, 2018

Serial Number 75075 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 22, 2017

Serial Number 73355 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 30, 2016

Serial Number 74905 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 13j to 11j

Anonymous · January 30, 2016

Serial Number 74428 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 13j to 11j

Anonymous · February 11, 2015

Serial Number 74158 was reported as accurate.

bobmow 13 · September 15, 2014

Serial Number 73439 was reported as accurate.

bobmow 13 · September 15, 2014

Serial Number 73439 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 1, 2013

Serial Number 74729 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 30, 2012

Serial Number 73242 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 30, 2012

Serial Number 73479 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 57 Pocket Watch Movement