Have a look at below link* on the Watkins machines and front should just come away if unlocked, is the lock engaged?
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The lock is "Open". You can see it in picture 1. The top was broken into two pieces and I managed to lift the front part (Which had been nailed )Have a look at below link on the Watkins machines and front should just come away if unlocked, is the lock engaged?
Billiards Snooker Interest - Watkins Patent Automatic Delivery Machines of Shrewsbury Billiard chalk Oak dispenser, (Watkins patent) 1d placed in the slot Watkins Automatic Delivery Machine. Height 18 Inches, Together With An Edwardian Snooker/Billiard Boxwood And Brass Cue Tip Repairing Clamp With File.