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PAT. No.  GB1180560  Coin selecting and testing mechanism   Percy Stephen Harper, 1935  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Improvements in coin-freed mechanism for vending   Percy Stephen Harper, 1930  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Improvements in magnetic coin detector mechanism   Percy Stephen Harper, 1932  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Improvements to coin freed vending machines   Percy Stephen Harper, 1937  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Improvements to coin freed vending machines   Percy Stephen Harper, 1937  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Coin acceptors   Percy Stephen Harper, 1939  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Coin-selecting mechanism for coinfreed vending machines   Percy Stephen Harper, 1929  


Man with van - delivers all over the UK. Good rates, packages each machine on collection. Tel. Allan James on 07711 410079, Email:


Maker of fittings and fixtures based in U.K. primarily for the hobbyist market. Making screws, nuts, bolts, washers, grommets etc of many old standards like BA, UNC etc. Very cheap and quick delivery, ordered lots of domed head bolts for award cards. Made in Steel and Brass. Also other engineering items.


Online history of Ditchburn Equipment Ltd of Lytham St Anne’s, Lancashire, one of the first manufacturers of Jukeboxes in the UK.


The museum contains around 1,800 coin--operated exibits incorporating the Gauselmann and Jean-Claude Baudot collections and is located at the Gauselmann Group's Castle Benkhausen, 1, Espelkamp 32339. Germany.


Long established jukebox shop specializing in the importation and in-house restoration of vintage jukeboxes. 14 High Street, Lye, West Midlands, DY9 8JT.


Archive of the now defunct Pinball Owners Association British magazines, Pinball Player & Pinball Wizard.


Pinball Owners is a database of vintage pinball machine owners from all over the world. Its main purpose is to help pinball collectors and enthusiasts to get in touch; it includes a platform that helps members finding, buying, swapping and selling coin operated pinball machines


Populated by lots of Canadian pinball and arcade enthusiasts


For pachinko and pachislo fans


Lively pinball community packed with information and pictures including an active forum.


Mostly pinball but also other vintage coin-operated machines. Resource-rich with information, pictures, repair guides etc.


Dutch slot machine trading site.


Dedicated to the all Australian designed and made Musicola Jukebox.


Dutch maker and supplier of Bally Bingo and other bespoke backglasses for pinball etc. including mirror glasses.


Recommended by Forum member bugdust for chrome plating of Jennings (mazak/aluminium) castings.


French site showing many classic vintage European amusement machines and their mechanisms.


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Coin-op bagatelle   Edward Charles Bignell & George Haydon, 1906  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Gambling with dial (Abel Nau - Le Phenix) - French patent   George Haydon & Edward Charles Bignell, 1904  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Impovement in tills   George Haydon & Agnes Mouflet, 1902  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Tivoli with balls   George Haydon, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Improvements in Coin Freed Goods Delivery Apparatus   Thomas Owen Baylis & George Haydon, 1900  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Coin released mechanism   J R Hughes & George Haydon, 1894  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Blowball - French patent   Haydon & Urry, 1904  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Tivoli type (Criterion)   Automatic Machines Ltd. Haydon & Urry, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Cinematograph (not coin-op)   Haydon & Urry, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Tivoli   Haydon & Urry, 1900  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Coin freed winding mechanism for polyphons etc.   Haydon & Urry, 1899  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Tivoli dispenser mechanism - Swiss patent   Haydon & Urry, 1896  


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Skill game (Over the Barrels) - Swiss patent   Haydon & Urry, 1895  


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. Based just outside London in Epsom, Surrey, it employs a team of specialist staff to help with sales advice, technical assistance and aftersales care. Liberty Games ships across the UK and across the world, and with plenty of rare classics in stock, is the only place to go for your dream games room products.


Manchester-based company recommended service for chromium plating brass, steel etc. R+S Electroplating Limited, (Chrome Plating Specialists), The Smithy, 2 Crown Street, Failsworth, Manchester, M35 9BD Tel: 0161 6834908


Reproduction reel strips and award cards for Mills, Jennings, Pace, Watling, Columbia and Caille slot machines.


PAT. No.  GB1180560  Tug of War, two player wall machine   John Jofeh, 1916