Elgin serial number searches are possible at the Elgin Watches Serial Numbers website and the Pocket Watch Database website. In both cases, all the person needs is the serial number to find out more information about those watches.
The Elgin Watches Serial Numbers website has a simple tool for entering a serial number and getting more information about that watch. Elgin is a pocket watch company that was originally founded by a businessman in 1864. Over the years, it gradually turned into the Elgin National Watch Company.
On the Pocket Watch Database, select Elgin at the top of the page. Enter the serial number, and click the Search button. There is also a list of recently searched pocket watches and their corresponding serial numbers.