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by cheeky
Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines
Replies: 13
Views: 5831

Re: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines

The broken ‘belly’ glasses wouldn’t have been much use. Still on the hunt for an odd machine if one escaped.
by cheeky
Sun Dec 22, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Saleroom roundups
Replies: 56
Views: 23723

Re: Saleroom roundups

A clear case of Fraud methinks. That’s worthy of a trip to the local cop shop if passed-off as 1960s machines. Lots of Case Law on it so the buyer should be protected if he has some evidence to support the sale regardless of what auctioneers say.
by cheeky
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bally/Greaves Firebell bandit
Replies: 15
Views: 1554

Re: Bally/Greaves Firebell bandit

That is absolutely fabulous. Brilliant. Well done!!!
by cheeky
Mon Dec 02, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mayfield Electronic Dice & Streets Spot Luck identified
Replies: 46
Views: 13688

Re: Mayfield Electronic Dice & Streets Spot Luck identified

What a wonderful collection of posts and so readable. Just to throw a spanner in the works, the machine in Barons Arcade in Great Yarmouth was a different one to those shown so far. The dice machine I recall was about 7 feet in height with a massive domed glass. It contained two dice, that floated i...
by cheeky
Mon Jul 29, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines
Replies: 13
Views: 5831

Re: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines

Completely true, although in this case they were just belly glasses that were binned. Dozens of them!!! :-(
by cheeky
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Job lot at auction
Replies: 32
Views: 10007

Re: Job lot at auction

Looks great T. 😉
by cheeky
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bally Gay Cruise running on unusual coin
Replies: 7
Views: 1945

Re: Bally Gay Cruise running on unusual coin

The film sounds interesting. Is it on youtube?
by cheeky
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines
Replies: 13
Views: 5831

Re: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines

Too many times. I will always ask questions first. So many lost opportunities. 🙄
by cheeky
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bally Gay Cruise running on unusual coin
Replies: 7
Views: 1945

Re: Bally machine running on unusual coin

Are we talking about the same one that closed in the '80s?
by cheeky
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines
Replies: 13
Views: 5831

Re: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines

This is a very old post but just to update you, I saw what must have been at least 50 belly glasses and award glasses branded Clacton Pier stacked in a lock-up on the pier. I went back the following week but they had all been disposed of. I wonder if they were extras or if not why they had been remo...