Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 571 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 571

19-Jewel variants have also been reported in this run.

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: S952091
Grade: 571
Model: 20
Estimated Production Year: 1952
Run Quantity: 11,000
Grade/Model Run: 26 of 26
Total Production: 563,000
Size: 16s
Jewels: 21j    Mixed Run
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
Database Version: v48.148
Research Note: #S951736: Verified as 21 Jewels.

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Data Verification Reports

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Anonymous · June 19, 2022

Serial Number S954169 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 19, 2022

Serial Number S954169 was reported as accurate.

Chronified Supporter 193 · June 8, 2022

Serial Number S952205 was reported as accurate.

steve288 256 · August 24, 2021

Serial Number S953413 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 26, 2021

Serial Number S955671 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 26, 2021

Serial Number S955671 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 6, 2020

Serial Number S959573 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 28, 2020

Serial Number S954091 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: BW RAYMOND
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.

Anonymous · September 3, 2020

Serial Number S960366 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 24, 2020

Serial Number S954986 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 29, 2020

Serial Number S951854 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2020

Serial Number S956546 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2020

Serial Number S956546 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2020

Serial Number S956546 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 26, 2020

Serial Number S956546 was reported as accurate.

darkstar 246 · October 20, 2019

Serial Number S955282 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mvt marked as B W Raymond

darkstar 246 · October 20, 2019

Serial Number S955282 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 23, 2019

Serial Number S952614 was reported as accurate.

natgoldex 5 · August 13, 2019

Serial Number S961156 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 6, 2019

Serial Number S958970 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 22, 2019

Serial Number S958688 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 14, 2019

Serial Number S959319 was reported as accurate.

Andrew9000 78 · January 16, 2019

Serial Number S953587 was reported as accurate.

WLBelkriver33 804 · November 19, 2018

Serial Number S956861 was reported as accurate.

corebit 24 · November 13, 2018

Serial Number S957096 was reported as accurate.

todix144 76 · November 11, 2018

Serial Number S958413 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 31, 2018

Serial Number S958256 was reported as accurate.

clockingscotty 107 · January 11, 2018

Serial Number S959387 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Perhaps positions plus temp = 8 adjustments?
This reads:
ELGIN 571 U-S-A
S 959387 (LINE) 8 ADJUSTMENTS (LINE) 21 JEWELS
Curator Response: 8 Adjustments: 5 Positions + 1 Isochronism + 1 Heat + 1 Cold

amcfarlane Supporter 29 · October 20, 2017

Serial Number S960053 was reported as accurate.

todix144 76 · July 28, 2017

Serial Number S958413 was reported as accurate.

garydurie 11 · April 29, 2017

Serial Number S956536 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 16, 2017

Serial Number S957025 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 19, 2017

Serial Number S957025 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 11, 2017

Serial Number S961267 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 17, 2016

Serial Number S961422 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 15, 2016

Serial Number S958114 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 13, 2016

Serial Number S960527 was reported as accurate.

giptwatchrepair 26 · May 12, 2016

Serial Number S955963 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 11, 2016

Serial Number S953683 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 28, 2016

Serial Number S961963 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: I have serial number S961963 and it is marked "9
ADJUSTMENTS"
Curator Response: 9 Adjustments: 6 Positions + 1 Isochronism + 1 Heat + 1 Cold

Anonymous · January 23, 2016

Serial Number S957013 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 30, 2015

Serial Number S955940 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mvt #S955940..BW Raymond has 8 Adj and 21J
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 19j to 21j

Anonymous · October 30, 2015

Serial Number S955940 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 19j to 21j

vicksw 1 · September 15, 2015

Serial Number S956567 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: My s/n S956567 is a 21jewel watch.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 19j to 21j

Anonymous · January 21, 2015

Serial Number S957246 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 19j to 21j

bunchj2 103 · January 17, 2015

Serial Number S960996 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 21 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 19j to 21j

Anonymous · January 10, 2015

Serial Number S954630 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 19j to 21j

todix144 76 · December 17, 2014

Serial Number S958413 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 19j to 21j

rbaird54 9 · September 7, 2014

Serial Number S952246 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Thin movement is 19 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted # Positions changed from 8 to 6

rbaird54 9 · September 7, 2014

Serial Number S952246 was reported as accurate.

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

rbaird54 9 · September 7, 2014

Serial Number S952246 was reported as accurate.

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

rbaird54 9 · September 7, 2014

Serial Number S952246 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · July 27, 2014

Serial Number S956357 was reported as accurate.

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

Bilcroxton 1 · July 25, 2014

Serial Number S960202 was reported as accurate.

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

Bilcroxton 1 · July 25, 2014

Serial Number S960202 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · June 9, 2014

Serial Number S951630 was reported as accurate.

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

richard 17 · March 17, 2014

Serial Number S959932 was reported as accurate.

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

MichaelB 150 · February 28, 2014

Serial Number S957812 was reported as accurate.

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

pepe1807 2 · January 22, 2014

Serial Number S960165 was reported as accurate.

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

mickroid 49 · December 29, 2013

Serial Number S955057 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · November 25, 2013

Serial Number S953014 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · September 26, 2013

Serial Number S953471 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · July 25, 2013

Serial Number S957426 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · May 26, 2013

Serial Number S953479 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · May 7, 2013

Serial Number S961846 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · April 19, 2013

Serial Number S959095 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · April 13, 2013

Serial Number S951426 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · February 20, 2013

Serial Number S955240 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · February 14, 2013

Serial Number S951675 was reported as inaccurate.

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

Anonymous · December 17, 2012

Serial Number S961662 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 13, 2012

Serial Number S956388 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: adj. 8

Anonymous · September 6, 2012

Serial Number S956388 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 22, 2012

Serial Number S958443 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · April 11, 2012

Serial Number S961564 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 Movement