A sampling of some of the invaluable online resources out there that we have enjoyed:

New to pocket watch collecting?  Menu full of important information for beginners, including how to open a watch, what jewels are, recommended books, etc: https://pocketwatchdatabase.com/reference/how-to-lookup-a-pocket-watch

Pocket Watch 101 also contains a plethora of well-organized information: http://www.pocketwatchrepair.com/how-to/how-to-main.php

Easy to understand Pocket Watch Basicshttps://americantimekeeper.com/basics
An Advanced page regarding the mechanics of a watch, complete with a video: https://americantimekeeper.com/advanced

A remarkable tool to research most American pocket watches:
(Please note that due to the extensive database here, some of the information is extrapolated from things that are known but have not been directly observed.  Always verify your information.)

An incredible tool for wristwatch research, as well as historical information (also known as the Pink Pages):
NAWCC, a community of watch and clock collectors with extensive records, research, education, venues for information exchange, etc:

Antiquarian Horological Society, with extensive research on the art and history of time measurement:

Since 1858, the British Horological Institute has been a source of news, education and more:

Hodinkee, a robust online magazine featuring in-depth reviews, critiques, and reports on watches of particularly high quality:

Worn and Wound, for news and blogs on value-driven watches, the most beautifully-designed and well-crafted timepieces, regardless of price point:

Watches by SJX, Asia's leading journal dedicated to fine watchmaking, covering mainly wristwatches but with some focus on pocket watches:

Revolution Watch Magazine celebrates the craft, culture and joy of watches and watchmaking through a dozen international editions and its website:

The most complete source for Seth Thomas information out there:

A must-visit for Hamilton collectors:

Resource for all things Elgin:

A guide to Illinois Watch Co. size 12 watches:

Exhaustive resource on Glashütte watchmaking: 

Excellent research tool for Bulova wristwatches: 

The Americal Watch & Clock Museum:
Largest supply house for Hamilton Marine and Military material:
Digital image library of English table clock engravings, wonderful for authenticating these clocks:
Great resource for watch parts and tools - just email Dave to see if he has what you need:
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