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  2. Andy Andrews

    Sold! Swivelling Duck Roll Down Board Game

    This has now been sold to a fellow collector.
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  4. Hellenah Kirkland

    110V Bulbs

    How much are you looking for?
  5. I currently have the following items for sale on eBay. All lots finish next Sunday evening. Rare Orton & Spooner dragon chariot - https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163563846613 Orton & Spooner Horse "Galatea" from Corrigans/Bibbys Kentucky Derby Ark - https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163563771164 Lakin Horse (from Traylens Ben Hur) - https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163563747752 Original Maxwell Waltzer handrail, from A&R's Waltzer - https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163563867315 Ceiling panel from juvenile toyset, Fred Fowle decor - https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163563785071 Triang Major pedal tractor from juvenile toyset - https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163563779541 For full descriptions and more photos click on the eBay links for each lot. More lots will be available in the coming weeks, so keep an eye open. Many thanks for looking.
  6. Kirmes Revue magazine - mint quality editions of the premier German fairground and amusement park magazine. The magazine was originally in German, and I have indicated where I have translation supplements. There are lots of detailed machine history articles in the early issues. 10 issues from 3/98 to 12/98 - German edition, no tran. Full year for 2001 - 10 issues as there are 2 double months - German with translation supplements. 2002 - single issue number 58 (with translation) 2003 - single issue number 68 (no translation) 2004 - 3 issues as follows - number 78 (no translation), 85, 86 (with translation) 2005 - single issue number 98 (no translation) 2008 - 7 issues all in English 2014 - single issue So that is 34 issues. Will accept £50. Too heavy to post, so buyer to collect, or I can possibly bring to Stamford mode show.
  7. Swingboat

    240v 25W Bulbs

    New mostly boxed bulbs 100 clear and 97 red. Sensible offers please. Collection from Hertford.
  8. Swingboat

    Hand Turned Wheel

    Hand turned wheel for sale . Must go, sensible offers please
  9. Simon

    • Simon
    • Andy Lovell

    Andy, we met at Leed's Baby Valentines do, last week and we're discussing the LEDs on the front. In addition to the flashing led in series, we talked about your use of (what looked like) small 1/2p sized switches that were mounted behind panel and switched between one circuit and the other. What are they? Do you know if they are still available?


  10. Ian Cant

    World’s Fairs

    I’m selling my World’s Fairs. Currently I have a random selection between 1997-2002. Most are in good condition. Odd creases etc on a few. Been stored flat in a box since purchase. This is the first box I’ve found. There will probably be more! lol. Open to offers.
  11. robertchamberlain

    • robertchamberlain
    • Kevin Smith

    hi are you going the valentines fun fair at the ajbell staduim in manchester its the largest fun fair


  12. robertchamberlain

    • robertchamberlain
    • Andy H

    hi andy have you been up the ajbell staduim to the build up

    i messaged steve barton about the lineup for the valentines fun fair he said more is expected


    1. robertchamberlain


      whos the leese of the valentines fair


  13. Phil Heath

    • Phil Heath
    • Paul Needham

    Bert Hollands

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  14. John-William Day

    • John-William Day
    • Craig Cooper

    Hi Graig,

    It's good that you saved these patterns from being burned as it is a shame that so many had been destroyed. 

    May I use parts of these patterns in my own please.

  15. Below is a link to the Facebook page for my 1940's Coulson 'Minor Mobile' Restoration.. 'The little roundabout'. Upon completion the Roundabout will be out and about and available for hire, progress and news can be found below. https://www.facebook.com/littleroundabout1940/
  16. John Burnside

    • John Burnside
    • lego skid

    i mate

  17. Nick Cowling

    The English Stall Company

    hello, we hire vintage themed stalls for events, we can also manufacture them too. I can make then in most styles and themes, they come in mild steel unpainted, but I can easily paint the frames, or we have a zinc coating as well. all stalls come complete with printed banner, back panel, side panels, lighting and electrics. here is some ideas using my current stall
  18. Andycuk

    Motor & Gearbox

    Motor and Gearbox off juvenile, 3 Phase motor and 40:1 reducing Gearbox full working order and in good condition. Collection from either Reading, Bedford or Wakefield by arrangement. £350 ono
  19. For sale the Book by John Girvan - "Showmen of Wiltshire" Rare out of print book in Excellent Condition near Mint Condition £29.95 + £2.95 p&p Total £32.90 payments via Paypal preferred but would accept cheque shipment once cheque cleared SOLD
  20. *** WANTED *** 10ft/11ft steel framed Parasol/Canopy/Umbrella for juvenile toyset, ideally with tilt. Shaft size not crucial. Often used on Coulson Minor Mobile roundabouts. Anything considered.
  21. KevinR

    • KevinR
    • Terry Baker

    Hi Terry,


    Please could I book a table for the show next year.


    Many thanks,



  22. Bill Warren

    Wanted: Chairs For Juvenile Chair-O-Plane

    I know someone that makes new ones
  23. robertchamberlain

    • robertchamberlain
    • Bill Edwards

    hi bill I did a fairground report on Nantwich and andy h has put it on their as his infact its mine I went on Saturday evening

    1. Bill Edwards

      Bill Edwards

      Andy posted his on Saturday, yours was posted yesterday, First reporter gets it I'm afraid.

  24. Paul McHaddan

    Ground Wanted

    Ground wanted for "Top Star" Superstar ride Saturday 3rd November North East or Scotland contact - Michael Houghton 07974948377
  25. John Burnside

    • John Burnside
    • lego skid

    i am back ou ok


    • Nathan Hart

    How you doing Nathan long time no see mate 


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