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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 55 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 55

W.H. Ferry

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 93332
Grade: 55
Variation: W.H. Ferry
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1871
Run Quantity: 4,000
Grade/Model Run: 37 of 99
Total Production: 73,095
Size: 18s
Jewels: 11j
Movement Configuration: Either
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Balance Type: Solid
Balance Material: Nickel
Train: Slow
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
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Anonymous · December 20, 2020

Serial Number 90628 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 8, 2020

Serial Number 90506 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · November 10, 2019

Serial Number 90167 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 538 · August 17, 2019

Serial Number 92034 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 6, 2018

Serial Number 91795 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 6, 2018

Serial Number 91806 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 23, 2018

Serial Number 91643 was reported as accurate.

nicnic 187 · March 15, 2018

Serial Number 90223 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 13, 2018

Serial Number 92309 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 13, 2017

Serial Number 90090 was reported as accurate.

Marcus1982 19 · October 13, 2017

Serial Number 93624 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 16, 2017

Serial Number 92799 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The Movment is marked G.M. Wheeler

Anonymous · June 25, 2017

Serial Number 91702 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 28, 2017

Serial Number 90600 was reported as accurate.

crunch 7 · March 8, 2017

Serial Number 91449 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · March 2, 2017

Serial Number 92878 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: H.H. TAYLOR

Anonymous · January 11, 2017

Serial Number 92945 was reported as accurate.

Marcus1982 19 · December 18, 2016

Serial Number 93624 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 1, 2016

Serial Number 93333 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 22, 2016

Serial Number 93626 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · October 17, 2016

Serial Number 93636 was reported as accurate.

Marcus1982 19 · March 17, 2016

Serial Number 93624 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 11, 2016

Serial Number 90206 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 17, 2016

Serial Number 91411 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · January 4, 2016

Serial Number 93616 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · September 7, 2015

Serial Number 90432 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 31, 2015

Serial Number 91447 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 19, 2015

Serial Number 92382 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 17, 2014

Serial Number 91051 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 11, 2014

Serial Number 93332 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 14, 2014

Serial Number 90332 was reported as accurate.

quick1912 1 · October 4, 2014

Serial Number 90018 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 16, 2014

Serial Number 93528 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 27, 2014

Serial Number 93326 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 8, 2014

Serial Number 93687 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked W. H. Ferry
Confirmed 11 jewel
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

LeroyC 392 · October 25, 2013

Serial Number 92892 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

czunit 2 · August 8, 2013

Serial Number 90127 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · August 5, 2013

Serial Number 90772 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · May 30, 2013

Serial Number 91590 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: the 15j should be 7j
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · May 21, 2013

Serial Number 93898 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · May 21, 2013

Serial Number 93898 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · March 15, 2013

Serial Number 92206 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · February 14, 2013

Serial Number 90299 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · January 20, 2013

Serial Number 92874 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 11j

Anonymous · November 30, 2012

Serial Number 93624 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Signed W.H.Ferry / 15 Jewels

Anonymous · November 30, 2012

Serial Number 93624 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 26, 2012

Serial Number 92734 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Jewels: 15j
Marked W.H.Ferry

Anonymous · September 25, 2012

Serial Number 91200 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: W.H.Ferry
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · July 15, 2012

Serial Number 91127 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 11j (may be 15j, I didn't remove dial to check)
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · July 15, 2012

Serial Number 91127 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement is signed W.H.Ferry not J.T.Ryerson
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · July 10, 2012

Serial Number 93187 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j
Elgin Grade 55 Pocket Watch Movement