Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade 805 Pocket Watch

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: 805

Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 2617302
Grade: 805
Model: 9
Estimated Production Year: 1914
Run Quantity: 830
Total Production: 8,600
Size: 16s
Jewels: 19j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Going
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 3
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 17.5, 39.0, 58.0
Case Screw Locations: 3.0, 38.0
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.258

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Data Verification Reports

2617171
Verification Serial Map
2618000

Anonymous · July 9, 2020

Serial Number 2617239 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 7, 2020

Serial Number 2617239 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 24, 2020

Serial Number 2617434 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 15, 2019

Serial Number 2617768 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 15, 2019

Serial Number 2617768 was reported as accurate.

ThorsMom 2 · November 27, 2019

Serial Number 2617235 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 7, 2019

Serial Number 2617777 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 18, 2017

Serial Number 2617378 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · September 5, 2016

Serial Number 2617282 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · September 30, 2015

Serial Number 2617749 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 24, 2014

Serial Number 2617711 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: prior to 1930 all Illinois 16 & 18s pocket watch
movements showing "adjusted" were considered a
railroad grade that had O.F., L.S., stem @ 12,
D.R., & steel escapement. some only had 15 J.,
this is listed in complete guide # 33.

Anonymous · October 5, 2013

Serial Number 2617711 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 31, 2012

Serial Number 2617737 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The movement is a Getty 19 J Adjusted temp and
postitions, safety pinion, Burlington Watch Co,
Chicago. If possible please send results of your
correction.
Illinois Grade 805 Pocket Watch