Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade 64 Pocket Watch Movement

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: 64

Private Label(s) in Run:
E.P. Wheeler, Paterson, NJ // K.H. Knapp // H.M. Jacobson & Sons - Philadelphia // Rock Island Special - J. Ramser - Rock Island // King Special // Parritt Jewelry Co. - Bloomington, Ill.
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Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 1389026
Grade: 64
Model: 6
Estimated Production Year: 1897
Run Quantity: 300
Total Production: 19,630
Size: 18s
Jewels: 17j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Fast
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Dial Feet Locations: 2.0, 21.5, 38.5
Case Screw Locations: 23.5, 51.5
Database Version: v47.457

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Tank53 1 · January 25, 2021

Serial Number 1389060 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 20, 2021

Serial Number 1389060 was reported as accurate.

cmdraven 3260 · October 27, 2018

Serial Number 1388826 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 23, 2018

Serial Number 1389026 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Note: H.M. Jacobson & Sons, Philadelphia.
Cheers. duffy l.

pwdmbj Supporter 468 · December 17, 2017

Serial Number 1388968 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 Jewels
E.P. Wheeler
Paterson, NJ
Adjusted
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 17j
Railroad Grade changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · September 18, 2013

Serial Number 1388824 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: k h knapp
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from ? to 17j
Railroad Grade changed from No to Yes
Illinois Grade 64 Pocket Watch Movement