My Singer is serial number #EE906596. It is a 201K class electric machine. The 201K machines were manufactured at the Kilbowie Singer Works factory in Clydebank, Scotland. My machine is dated December 28, 1948. This information was provided to me by the helpful Singer serviceman at the Singer Centre (
The Singer 201 simply represents the very best that Singer's could make and was built to last a lifetime. Even today many professional sewers seek out this elusive model as no new machine can come close to this beauty for reliability and stitch quality."Today there is still no domestic sewing machine made that will stitch better than the Singer 201sewing machine that is in good working order."And later on the same page, he says "
|Isaac Merritt Singer|
|Here is picture of an earlier 201 model from 1939.|