Antique & Retro Telephones
We collect & sell restored old fashioned retro dial British antique telephones. These
old fashioned classic old telephones are converted working phones and collectible telephones, all bakelite telephones are for sale. These old telephones date from the early 1900's to the late 1930's, 1940's and 1950's. If you are looking for a 1950s art deco British old telephone this is the right telephone shop.
As an antique telephone dealer I also sell a number of classic old style retro 1970's British rotary dial telephones (706 & 746 antique telephones from the Buzby telephone era). I convert repair, restore and renovate retro candlestick phones, perform phone repair of candlestick phones and classic converted old fashion art deco antique rotary dial phones.
The older telephones for sale include the wall phone, classic candlestick telephone, the bakelite telephone, (164) 1/232 series (pyramid phones), the classic art deco
1950s 300 series black bakelite telephones (312, 314, 328, 330 and
332). Antique Telephone dealers convert, repair and sell the old fashion phones rare red, green and ivory 312, 314 and 332 desk telephones, as well as the original 1920's English candlestick 150 phone. The best converted classic old telephone antiques available in the UK (Sheffield, North Yorkshire and Rotherham or Barnsley).
Old Antique Phones (Deal or no deal)
As well as TV programs such as "deal or no deal" (with Noel Edmonds) these old telephones can be seen in classic old black and white films (1940's & 1950's). An antique phone is a real talking point and an old telephone is a thing of real beauty that appreciates in value. How often have you seen a classic 1950s bakelite retro black telephone on TV in Deal or no deal , Heartbeat, or dial out on old classic theatre prop and thought I would love to buy and own a working classic retro old telephone,
or a dial telephone?
When buying an old telephone (phone) look at our vintage telephones for sale in our antiques cabinet at the Heritage Center, Elsecar near Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England, UK. At the Antique Centre see a wide range of high quality genuine British traditional telephones, and classic old phones (including a rare Bakelite wall phone) that will be classic telephone antiques in a few years time. This is the best telephone shop in the UK to see GPO antique bakelite period telephones for sale. All our old phones are genuine original antiques with a guarantee (only old style telephones originating from the UK). I will repair and fix any of my telephones that go faulty.
Bakelite Telephones for sale in the UK
On display at Elsecar we have classic antique bakelite phones, old telephones and vintage collectable telephones for sale. Once you see an old telephone in person you will want to buy classic old bakelite telephones or an antique candlestick telephone. Nothing is as beautiful or collectible as a classic old style vintage telephone. All the restored retro phones in the shop come with a guarantee of restoration & conversion. If we restore a bakelite phone we guarantee the restoration of the telephone (we repair and provide the parts including the bell). We also sell phone spares and parts including chrome dials, braided cords or red and ivory braided cord for bakerlite phones.
On the web site you will find genuine classic telephones, old style collectable phone, wall phone, candlestick phone and any other type of collectable telephone. Ranging from an antique black phone (early 1900's) to an old dial phone (1950's and 1960's). If you want an old phone see the most collectable phones for sale, including candlestick phones, black phones, dial phones, vintage phones, classic phones and phone bells. Real Telephone Antiques, or old British bakelite Telephones, a wide choice of old phones.
Old Traditional Style Bakelite Phones
Whether looking to buy antique phones, English telephones, classic telephones, or an antique telephone bell set or magneto phone there are few things more collectible than a traditional period telephone with a retro dial, internal bell or external bell set. Converted & Restored bakelite telephones make excellent art deco executive gifts for anybody who would appreciate old style telephones, or who just remembers an old telephone on the desk with fond memories.
Many customers say that they miss the old telephone that they used to have on display, and want to re-live the pleasure of a classic dial telephone or other type of traditional phone & love the traditional style telephone ring. Please shop for old traditional phones and pick out a superb candlestick vintage phone as a gift or as a long term investment telephone. Buy a 1950s GPO bakelite phone, old phone, classic phone, or traditional period phone made of lovely bakelite, and enjoy the classic sound of an antique telephone bell (Bakelite itself is a lovely tactile old vintage retro plastic).
Antique Bakelite Phone Conversion & Repair
We buy sell and repair vintage old fashioned art deco bakelite black telephones for use as theatre productions and period TV Drama's. However classic bakerlite period phones have become increasingly rare. All of the ex GPO telephones for sale are professionally converted, restored & serviced so they function properly when connected to a modern (UK) BT telephone exchange, not just to an old telephone exchange system. Only after conversion & servicing is completed with the correct wiring and antique phone parts do we put antique telephones up for sale at the Antique phone shop and label them as tested working telephones, with authentic reproduction Whitehall 1212 telephone dial labels.
Telephone Spares & Replacement Parts
We sell spare telephone parts & high quality replacement parts for antique telephones. For example:
Ivory Braided handset cords
Black plastic BT telephone line cords
Bakelite Polish (Paste Polish No5)
Plastic Polish for 746 and 706 telephones (Greygates plastic polish)
Brown Braided telephone cords
Red curly handset cords
Replacement drawer fronts (for Bakelite telephones)
Classic Antique Replica old fashion style Phones
As well as Antique Telephones I am also intending to sell Nostalgic and Classic Antique Replica Phones that have an old fashioned Antique Telephone style.
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