Latest Archive Submissions


PAT. No.  US396428  Automatic photographic apparatus   WR Pope & EL Pool, 1889  


PAT. No.  US436627  Automatic photography   TE Enjalbert, 1890  


PAT. No.  CA33144  Coin op photo portraiture   Joseph Sacco & Isaac Joel, 1889  


PAT. No.  CH1593  Automatic photo booth   Isaac Joel, 1890  


PAT. No.  GB295611  Photo booth with concealed photographer   Granville Bradshaw, 1927  


PAT. No.  GB380896  Bowling alley with figural targets   Granville Bradshaw, 1932  


PAT. No.  US1629065  Bowling alley with target activated symbols   Granville Bradshaw, 1927  


PAT. No.  US2657054  Rotating amusement apparatus (not coin-op)   Mark Myers, 1953  


PAT. No.  GB2148828  Two player driving test   Mark Myers, 1936  


Supplies traditional fasteners etc. to the model steam hobby.


US-based supplier of nickel plated fasteners, etc.


British manufacturer and supplier of screws, nuts, washers , fasteners and other engineering components. GWR Fasteners Limited, Units 6-7 Artillery Business Park, Garrison Avenue, Park Hall, Oswestry Shropshire SY11 4AD


Suppliers of top-quality vintage & antique new old stock NETTLEFOLDS & GKN wood screws. Founded in 2014 to supply top quality vintage and antique slotted wood screws for DIY and professional restoration projects. We are based in the Welsh countryside surrounded by The Brecon Beacons. We stock a full range of brass, steel and plated wood screws, coach screws and coach bolts with square drive and square nuts. Antique and vintage fastenings for your restoration projects. Telephone: 07775 866354


PAT. No.  GB138142  Table game with boats   John Jofeh, 1920  


PAT. No.  GB168347  Bank note changer   John Jofeh, 1921  


Database of past auction sale results


Join an active British pinball community at The site also hosts many pinball, one arm bandit and other coin-operated game manuals.


KEY2CODE key Cutters have specialised as an online key cutting shop who can cut and supply a huge range of keys cut to customer supplied codes, shipped same day via royal mail from our key cutting shop.


The Old Penny Lane Family Entertainment Centre has a fantastic range of classic vintage coin-operated games available for play. 15 old pennies for £3. Open 10am - 5pm every day except Monday. 16 Market St, York YO1 8ST


PAT. No.  GB1018766  Boat race betting game   Mayfield Electronics Ltd., 1966  


PAT. No.  GB1166838  Ship sinking submarine torpedo game   Mayfield Electronics Ltd., 1966  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Automated dice throwing   Mayfield Electronics Ltd., 1970  


Founded by Peter Schneider, the collection contains 1500 coin-op machines from 1870 to 2007. As the museum is not big enough to show them all at the same time, the exhibits rotate and returning visitors will enjoy new machines every visit. Open by appointment only! AgraGames CoinopMuseum Sloterbeekstraat 10A 5912 GS Venlo, Netherlands


PAT. No.  GB190901225  Cresset Improved Pickwick   J Mancini, 1909  


British slot machine historian Freddy Bailey's website.


We can make almost any vintage slot machine glass, reel strips,  award cards or Logo. We also make dummy candy bars and labels (dozens of styles to pick from. The customer is always involved in the process with proofs sent as we go so changes can be made. UK postage is always included (international postage at cost only) We supply collectors and restorers all over the world.


PAT. No.  GB205991  Table football   Harold Searles Thornton, 1923  


Yellow, white & rose gold plating, platinum, silver plating, copper, nickel, chrome & more. Pure Gold Plating LTD Waffle 21 Swinemoor Lane Beverley East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 0LS Tel: 0800-112-0179


Providing metal finishing and polishing services, based in South Yorkshire.
Prestige Electro-Plating
Unit 6
Cliff St,
Mexborough S64 9HU
Phone:  01709 577004


Liberty Games is the UK's leading games room retailer. It counts thousands of products in its range, from refurbished classic arcade machines, pinballs and slot machines to pool tables, foosball tables and table tennis equipment. Careful price checking, included accessories and free delivery on everything makes it the best value place to buy games room equipment.


Excellent repository of SEGA games information and flyers.


Australia's largest working museum of mechanical slot machines and fairground memorabilia, in the historical Port Douglas Shire Hall. An eclectic mix of over 70 rare machines, each originally part of an Australian funfair or amusement palace, including 'What The Butler Saw ', Scientific Palmistry, Automata, Peepshow Viewers & Mutoscopes, Fortune Tellers, Allwin/Wineasy Games, Love Testers, Strength Testers, Coin Flickers, Claw Machines, Destiny Predictors etc. Entrance fee includes old pennies to play.


PAT. No.  DE472272  Catcher with single control   Friedrich Giese, 1929  


PAT. No.  DE840217  Clown catcher with single control   Friedrich Giese, 1952  


PAT. No.  GB191323005  Vertical bagatelle improvements   Henry John Gerard Pessers, 1914  


PAT. No.  GB191408176  Improvements in games of skill (Tivoli type)   Henry John Gerard Pessers, 1914  


PAT. No.  GB191408945  Vertical bagatelle improvements   Pessers, Moody, Wraith & Gurr, 1914  


PAT. No.  GB191510036  Free ball release mechanism for catcher type   Pessers, Moody, Wraith & Gurr, 2015  


PAT. No.  GB372081  Dual column product vendor   Percy Harper, 1932  


PAT. No.  GB378177  Rotary vending mechanism (small packets)   Harry Dean, 1932