Replacement backs for HMV 5A/5B/ No.4 sound-boxes
Increasingly HMV gramophones from the 1930s are turning up with 5A or 5B sound-boxes that have suffered damage due toRead more.
Jazz and Swing Records
I have (probably) the largest collection of Jazz, Swing and Dance recordings on 78s available for sale in the SouthRead more.
This is a very well made replica of the telescopic aliuminium horn as found on some models of “Peter Pan”Read more.
“Swiss” Horned Gramophone
Here is the next example of a small group of horned gramophones that I am restoring. These gramophones do notRead more.
HMV Model 101 Portable Gramophone
Good quality vintage wind-up gramophones are getting hard to find and as more and more enthusiasts are discovering these earlyRead more.
“Sarona” Portable Gramophone
Here is a French portable gramophone from the 1920s. Rather more elaborate in design than most of the UK modelsRead more.
Decca Model 110 Portable Gramophone
Here is a good Decca portable gramophone from the late 1920s Moving away from the reflex style “bowl-in-the-lid” design forRead more.
HMV Model 99 Portable
he Model 99 was produced by HMV in the period 1930-1933 and was intended to be a cheap alternative toRead more.
Collecting needle tins can be a fascinating and inexpensive hobby. Many of these attractive items were produced alongside gramophones andRead more.
“Alfresco” Portable Gramophone
Here is a really interesting, and possibly rare, small gramophone. The “Alfresco” portable gramophone. (From the article by Christopher ProudfootRead more.
Decca Portable Gramophone
Here is an early example of the Decca “Rally” portable from the 1920s. The early Decca machines are reputed toRead more.
Gramophone Company “Pygmy Grand”
One of the classic gramophones made by the Gramophone Company (HMV) in 1909 was the “Pygmy Grand”, the company’ firstRead more.