Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 571 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 571

B.W. Raymond, 8 Adjustments

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: N16121
Grade: 571
Variation: B.W. Raymond
Model: 20
Estimated Production Year: 1951
Run Quantity: 10,000
Grade/Model Run: 1 of 26
Grade/Model Total Production: 564,000
Variant Est. Production: 48,000 (16S-M20-21J-ONL-A6PTI-B.W. RAYMOND)
Size: 16s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Ball
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 6
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Total Adjustments: 8
Railroad Grade: Yes
U.S. Patents: 77078
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 21 (0.21%)
Database Version: v49.712

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 571

Target Profile: 16S-M20-21J-ONL-A6PTI-B.W. RAYMOND

Elgin Grade 571 (All Variations): 563,000 ETP
16S: 563,000 100.00%
16s, Grade 571
16S-M20: 563,000 100.00%
16s, Grade 571, Model 20
16S-M20-21J: 563,000 100.00%
16s, Grade 571, Model 20, 21 Jewels
16S-M20-21J-ONL: 563,000 100.00%
16s, Grade 571, Model 20, 21 Jewels, Openface/Lever/Nickel
16S-M20-21J-ONL-A6PTI: 563,000 100.00%
16S-M20-21J-ONL-A6PTI-B.W. RAYMOND: 48,000 8.53%

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 N10420 #420 Collection October 11, 2018
2 N11583 #1583 Collection October 10, 2018
3 N12766 #2766 Collection April 14, 2018
4 N13143 #3143 Collection September 07, 2019
5 N13194 #3194 Collection April 01, 2017
6 N13203 #3203 Collection July 19, 2019
7
Image Credit: WrongCentury
N13755 #3755 Collection November 06, 2021
8 N13974 #3974 Collection May 11, 2013
9
Image Credit: NickYorks
N14173 #4173 Collection December 11, 2022
10 N14992 #4992 Collection March 17, 2016
11 N15105 #5105 Collection June 01, 2019
12 N15626 #5626 Inferred
13
Image Credit: tomkatcustom
N16121 #6121 Collection October 14, 2019
14
Image Credit: pedrokeith
N17057 #7057 Collection December 23, 2022
15 N17515 #7515 Collection March 11, 2017
16 N17682 #7682 Collection August 06, 2014
17
Image Credit: ngleasonmke
N17771 #7771 Collection March 28, 2019
18 N17918 #7918 Inferred
19
Image Credit: TWW369
N18342 #8342 Collection September 19, 2021
20 N18396 #8396 Collection October 27, 2014
21 N19446 #9446 Inferred
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 2,514.79 (Expected: 2,886.90, Δ372.10/3.72%)

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Verification Reports for this Run

The following reports have been graciously submitted by dedicated members in reference to this production run. These reports are useful to verify data and track inaccuracies that require further research. Please note that reports may contain inaccurate information or assumptions that must be dilligently considered with other available sources.


NickYorks 10 · December 11, 2022

Serial Number N14173 was reported as accurate.

WrongCentury Supporter 24 · November 6, 2021

Serial Number N13755 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 27, 2021

Serial Number N12691 was reported as accurate.

Sqwatch101 10 · April 16, 2021

Serial Number N16712 was reported as accurate.

Bill12341 9 · March 18, 2021

Serial Number N11125 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 29, 2020

Serial Number N17328 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 20, 2020

Serial Number N14176 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 17, 2019

Serial Number N19717 was reported as accurate.

tomkatcustom 3 · October 14, 2019

Serial Number N16121 was reported as accurate.

ngleasonmke 5 · March 28, 2019

Serial Number N17771 was reported as accurate.

Ashraf 149 · March 23, 2019

Serial Number N19841 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 10, 2019

Serial Number N18339 was reported as accurate.

Ranauro 1 · February 14, 2019

Serial Number N13901 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 14, 2019

Serial Number N13901 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 19, 2019

Serial Number N14412 was reported as accurate.

bogus22 Supporter 81 · December 22, 2018

Serial Number N10420 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 29, 2018

Serial Number N18183 was reported as accurate.

WLBelkriver33 804 · October 10, 2018

Serial Number N11583 was reported as accurate.

MrUniverse 1 · July 31, 2018

Serial Number N14569 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 23, 2018

Serial Number N17062 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 13, 2018

Serial Number N13365 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Adjusted to EIGHT positions written on movement.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. "8 Adjustments" does not equate to "8 Positions." 8 Adjustments: 6 Positions + 1 Isochronism + 1 Temperature

Anonymous · December 23, 2017

Serial Number N17583 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 17, 2016

Serial Number N10903 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 21, 2016

Serial Number N15470 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 31, 2016

Serial Number N10246 was reported as accurate.

roadking 34 · March 17, 2016

Serial Number N14992 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 11, 2015

Serial Number N12619 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 16, 2015

Serial Number N10903 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 16, 2015

Serial Number N10903 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 25, 2015

Serial Number N11282 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted # Positions changed from 8 to 6

Anonymous · February 1, 2015

Serial Number N18776 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted # Positions changed from 8 to 6

cmdraven 3542 · November 8, 2014

Serial Number N19446 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted # Positions changed from 8 to 6

Anonymous · January 2, 2014

Serial Number N13150 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted # Positions changed from 8 to 6

Anonymous · March 18, 2013

Serial Number N10077 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 8 adjustments
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Adjusted # Positions changed from 5 to 6

Anonymous · January 11, 2013

Serial Number N16848 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 8, 2012

Serial Number N13201 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 14, 2012

Serial Number N17644 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · August 13, 2012

Serial Number N19044 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Adjusted # Positions changed from 5 to 6

Anonymous · July 30, 2012

Serial Number N13687 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: adjusted to 8 positions
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Adjusted # Positions changed from 5 to 6

Anonymous · May 21, 2012

Serial Number N17214 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Adjusted # Positions changed from 5 to 6
Elgin Grade 571 Pocket Watch