Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade 185 Pocket Watch Movement

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: 185

Getty Model

Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 1696243
Grade: 185
Model: 4
Estimated Production Year: 1903
Run Quantity: 600
Total Production: 30,980
Size: 16s
Jewels: 17j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Bridge Plate
Bridge Type: 3-finger
Barrel: Going
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 3
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 24.5, 36.5, 55.5
Case Screw Locations: 18.5, 52.5

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Data Verification Reports

1696001
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1696600

Anonymous · March 17, 2020

Serial Number 1696142 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 3, 2016

Serial Number 1696243 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 19, 2016

Serial Number 1696572 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 5, 2015

Serial Number 1696495 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 12, 2014

Serial Number 1696418 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 25, 2013

Serial Number 1696269 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 22, 2013

Serial Number 1696396 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from 3/4 to Bridge
Illinois Grade 185 Pocket Watch Movement