Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 543 Pocket Watch Movement
Elgin Grade 543 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 543

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: L946651
Grade: 543
Model: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1946
Run Quantity: 3,000
Grade/Model Run: 13 of 14
Total Production: 70,000
Size: 10s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Flat
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Ball
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Railroad Grade: No
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List

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okiejohn 232 · December 30, 2019

Serial Number L946651 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 27, 2019

Serial Number L946343 was reported as accurate.

massstuff 11 · October 25, 2018

Serial Number L947074 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · February 23, 2017

Serial Number L946395 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 5 Positions, no 4.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted # Positions changed from 4 to 5

Anonymous · January 19, 2013

Serial Number L946932 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: signed adjusted 5 positions.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Size changed from 14 to 10
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Adjusted # Positions changed from 4 to 5
Elgin Grade 543 Pocket Watch Movement
Elgin Grade 543 Pocket Watch Movement