Latest Archive Submissions


PAT. No.  GB190201196  Hill Climber spirometer   John Jofeh, 1902  


PAT. No.  GB190023778  Circular race with figures (not coin-op)   Gustav Ringelhan, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB190102106  Cycle racing game   Simon Daly, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB190211258  Racing figure mechanism   John Henry Peters, 1902  


PAT. No.  GB190116969  Coin operated coat & hat rack   Dward Gustave Lindheimer, 1902  


PAT. No.  US739865  Recording force of blow   Robert H Hartley, 1903  


PAT. No.  GB190100258  Game using coin as missile   Alexander Forbes, 1901  


PAT. No.  US685592  Game using coin as missile   Alexander Forbes, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB190020811  Haydon & Urry Tivoli   Abraham Levy, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB190112486  Coin return 'broken bridge' skill game   Alexander Forbes, 1902  


PAT. No.  GB190114816  Spinning disc fortune teller   Frank Hepton, 1901  


PAT. No.  GB190116965  Beverage vending spirometer   Arthir Samuel Williams, 1902  


PAT. No.  US1971062  Revolving Jackpots bandit   Walter William Burton, 1934  


Approximately 30 to 35 old amusement machines in a new vintage arcade is to be added to the largest UK indoor modelling attraction in early 2018. Wroxham Miniature Worlds, Station Business Park, Horning Road West, Hoveton, Norfolk, NR12 8QJ.


PAT. No.  GB347462  Target skill game   Thomas Haworth, 1930  


PAT. No.  GB353048  Fairground target skill game   Thomas Haworth, 1931  


PAT. No.  GB366761  Fairground clown ball catching game   Thomas Haworth, 1932  


PAT. No.  GB179418  Prize vending game with targets on vehicles   Thomas Haworth, 1922  


PAT. No.  GB436974  Fairground shooting game   Thomas Haworth, 1935  


Danish coin-op collector blog explores various vintage machines and describes the restoration process.


Imperial threaded bolts, machine screws, and socket screws, socket cap screws: Button heads, shoulder screws, countersunk socket screws, grub screws, metric, imperial steel and stainless steel etc.


PAT. No.  GB189318741  Coin-freed measuring & weighing   Robert William Page, 1894  


PAT. No.  GB190421756  Coin freed apparatus for displaying pictures, delivering post and other cards and articles   Robert William Page, 1905  


Offering high quality re-mastered and re-printed allwin backflashes.


Arcade includes machines from the 1900s to the 1970s, from one arm bandits to allwin machines, and electro mechanical and pinball machines. Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre, Milford, Lifton, Devon PL16 0AT


Home Leisure Direct, an award winning games room retailer based just outside the center of Bristol. With market leading prices HLD offers a diverse range of products such as pool tables, arcade machines, pinball machines, table tennis, football tables, jukeboxes, air hockey, shuffleboard and finally memorabilia which are vital in creating that ultimate games room experience. Home Leisure are experts in assisting your decision providing you with all you need to know before you make a purchase, with their very own games room designer software & buying advice your in very good hands if you're looking to introduce a new games table into your life.


Beautifully crafted Allwin reproduction penny machines. Retro-Arcade machines are made in UK with care and deference to the specifications and proportions of the original 1900's machines. There are many retro designs on offer with the facility to make a game to your own design or add your name or logo.


PAT. No.  16930/34  Propel coin over targets   George Raymond Bowler, Arthur Edwin Bowler, Leslie Allan Bowler, 1934  


PAT. No.  15193/33  Coin rolling golf   George Raymond Bowler, Arthur Edwin Bowler, Leslie Allan Bowler, 1933  


PAT. No.  US42814465A  Coin operating mechanism   Mar-Matic Sales Ltd., 1966  


PAT. No.  GB1035681  Coin acceptor for separating coins and tokens   Mar-Matic Sales Ltd., 1963  


Specialist electroplaters providing a wide range of decorative finishes, including antique, satin, bronzed, oxidised, brushed etc. Unit 1-3 Brunswick Industrial Centre, Hertford Street, Balsall Heath, Birmingham B12 8NJ


Yorkshire-based company recommended for reliable, high quality, competitively priced chrome plating (and other electroplates). Unit 6, Kiln Beck Business Park, Annie Reed Road, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 0LF


Neat working display of seaside amusements in interesting "Southsea at Play" gallery. Free admission. Closed Mondays. Portsmouth City Museum, Museum Rd, Portsmouth PO1 2LJ


An interesting collection of vintage amusements converted to decimal currency. Open all season when the landmark Brighton seafront Golden Gallopers carousel is running.


With gallery, forum, restoration tips and information about bingo pinball machines.


Free admission to this bijou seafront Purbeck exhibition. An original 1896 model B clamshell Mutoscope with Victorian reel and an Ahrens Cathederal viewer with stereocards, both giving delight to admirers of the well turned ladies ankle. The Square, Swanage BH19 2LJ


Original Sooty Band on 20p. Eastgate, corner of High East St. & Salisbury St, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1JU. Tel. 01305 266040


A developing project, at present over 25 vintage machines working on old pennies. Human Analyst, Jigsaw, TuckShop, Waltons Twins. Bursledon Brickworks, Swanwick Lane, Southampton, SO31 7HB. Tel: 01489 576248


Five vehicle related vintage machines,incl a Marathon Cycle Race, on new money. Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7LH