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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 250 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 250

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 8688900
Grade: 250
Model: 5
Class: 64
Estimated Production Year: 1900
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 1 of 24
Total Production: 31,000
Size: 18s
Jewels: 17j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Escapement Type: Straight-line
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 347272, 345619
Data Research: 1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List

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Anonymous · February 14, 2021

Serial Number 8688153 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 3, 2020

Serial Number 8687544 was reported as accurate.

Rickhufnagel7 Top Contributor Elgin Expert Hampden Expert 454 · August 31, 2019

Serial Number 8690064 was reported as accurate.

svenne 41 · November 4, 2018

Serial Number 8689610 was reported as accurate.

jimnelson915 64 · October 10, 2018

Serial Number 8687298 was reported as accurate.

Mobilaero Top Contributor 243 · June 25, 2018

Serial Number 8688900 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 25, 2017

Serial Number 8687675 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 9, 2017

Serial Number 8688521 was reported as accurate.

MichaelB 150 · April 10, 2017

Serial Number 8688281 was reported as accurate.

rpsobreiro 27 · September 5, 2016

Serial Number 8689560 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 30, 2016

Serial Number 8691567 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 2, 2016

Serial Number 8689475 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 30, 2015

Serial Number 8691440 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 31, 2015

Serial Number 8688226 was reported as accurate.

loydgj 1 · April 13, 2015

Serial Number 8687875 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 13, 2015

Serial Number 8687875 was reported as accurate.

lassetasse 2 · October 26, 2014

Serial Number 8691179 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 18, 2013

Serial Number 8687910 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 11, 2013

Serial Number 8687504 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 25, 2013

Serial Number 8688967 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 25, 2013

Serial Number 8688967 was reported as accurate.

Gimparoo 695 · August 13, 2013

Serial Number 8689727 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 6, 2013

Serial Number 8689344 was reported as accurate.

Karlgreb 1 · June 4, 2013

Serial Number 8689344 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 12, 2013

Serial Number 8687651 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 18, 2013

Serial Number 8689509 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 18, 2013

Serial Number 8689509 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · January 18, 2013

Serial Number 8689509 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 20, 2012

Serial Number 8691899 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 3, 2012

Serial Number 8690475 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 250 Pocket Watch Movement