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Arnold - Antique Spot with John Nolan

The Antiques Man, is on the left Show and discuss your antiques. Get a free opinion and valuation on your antiques from the famous John C Nolan of Southport (www.theantiquesman.com)

Please include a photograph if possible of your antiques.

John Nolan theantiquesman for the past 47 years has built up an antique business with clientele that spreads across the globe which includes a U.S President, Film and Pop Stars, and famous musicians and politicians, 'A' list celebrities, sport personalities and thousands of people just like you and me. Nolan has supplied the interior design market as well as the antique trade for over 40 years. Brand Names like Macy's, Ralph Loren and Ruby Tuesday used Nolan for their visual effects within their stores. Get a FREE Antiques opinion today.

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  1. Windmill Picture
    Started by Wayne01582 17/01/2017

    Hi, The attached picture is 25 inches by 21 inches. Is painted on the back of glass with Mother of Pearl highlighted areas. It has been in the family since around 1875 and was framed at; 81 King Edward Road, Hackney, London Can you tell any more about it and an idea of value please?

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    17/01/2017 04:59 PM
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  2. New £5 notes
    Started by funkyphil 12/11/2016

    Hi John, I realise that this may fall outside of your area of expertise so apologies in advance if this is the case. I had read recently that certain of the new £5 notes may be collectable so I checked each one I came across and found one that started with AK47 which was mentioned in the...

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    17/01/2017 12:53 PM
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  3. Any Info Appreciated
    Started by KazGirl 12/01/2017

    I was given a photo frame over 50 years ago and this picture was under a piece of paper inside. Do you know anything about the artist? I have seen the same image for sale online listed as an original watercolour but unsure about what I have here. Thanks

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    14/01/2017 11:57 AM
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  4. Churchill's hat
    Started by theantiquesman 12/01/2017

    Does the two finger salute mean “Churchill has two hats”? Prime Minister Winston Churchill visited the City of Liverpool on 25th April 1941, Mr Churchill said “I need a hat to wave Victory to the people of Liverpool”. His secretary said “where is the one you had this morning.” He...

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    12/01/2017 07:13 PM
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  5. It was the turn of Drew Pritchard and his team on Salvage Hunters to visit Southport. John Nolan the antiquesman has attracted the TV show to Southport. This makes the 17th show to visit him. This time the show was filmed at Halsall To be aired in the new year

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    11/01/2017 04:02 PM
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  6. Hi John & Happy New Year ☺ I am looking for valuations on the cannon & weights below please. I am looking to sell & would like to avoid the Ebay / Gumtree route if possible. I can get Dimensions if required. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. Sarah.

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    06/01/2017 08:48 PM
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  7. Happy new year
    Started by theantiquesman 31/12/2016

    Wishing you all a happy new year. Have a great 2017

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    31/12/2016 05:15 PM
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  8. Fiona Bruce antique fan club - Southport
    Started by theantiquesman 15/02/2012

    Fiona Bruce sees what the viewers of BBC Antique Road Show does not see. She is right most people bring along tat, pure tat. I see it every day in my side of the business. People believe if it was owned by someone else in their family and it is old, it must be antique and valuable.

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    27/12/2016 02:00 PM
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  9. Holy and Happy Christmas
    Started by theantiquesman 21/12/2016

    I wish you all, customers of the past, present and the future a very holy and happy Christmas. That includes all the viewers according to Qlocal viewing figures over 3,000,000 of them, on, "the antiques spot with the antiques man" Not forgetting all the people who signed the Black Book.. ...

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    21/12/2016 02:12 PM
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  10. Judith Dresner in my opinion probably the finest Liverpool artist Ranks with Arthur Dooley, Brian burgess and Tom Murphy. It is her work that should be in the Tate and winning the prizes this week...

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    08/12/2016 05:33 PM
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  11. Titanic memorabilia
    Started by theantiquesman 24/10/2016

    Titanic memorabilia - First the Titanic was not a boat it was a ship. Published:23/ 10//16 WILTSHIRE, England (NBC NEWS) An iron key that went to a locker on the Titanic has sold at auction for $104,000. £85,000 People do get carried away in auctions. It is called auction fever. The key...

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    24/10/2016 02:04 PM
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  12. medal ? please help
    Started by little_dave 08/10/2016

    Hi John Just wondering if you could tell me anything about this I found at the bottom of a mystery box at an auction. Many thanks Dave

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    08/10/2016 01:11 PM
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  13. Mancala boat.
    Started by whiplash 12/09/2016

    Just found one at my mums house.Sorry no pics,but can bring it to the shop if you think it is worth it.

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    16/09/2016 03:25 PM
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  14. Neil Newton - theantiquesman radio show
    Started by theantiquesman 14/07/2016

    https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic .com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRwGt_f J0n4-2qqe7o8gt99f-u-tigRqJR7U5 bhB295pqKjfrhJ radio show - Sandgrounder Radio - Neil Newton Starting to day 6th july 2016 at 9.00am and every Wednesday I will be on Sandgrounder Radio on the Neil Newton Show

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    06/09/2016 03:22 PM
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  15. Paragon China
    Started by JulieB 02/09/2016

    Hello John. Please can you give a rough estimate on the attached china, I don't think it's ever been used. If you think it's worth it I will bring it to your shop for a more accurate valuation. Many Thanks for your time. Julie

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    05/09/2016 05:37 PM
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  16. What is your favourite part of antique dealing
    Started by theantiquesman 02/11/2010

    I have just been asked this question My Answer :d When you buy an item in a house at 8pm and load it into the van on a night that the heavens have opened...fish and chips on the way back and arrive home after midnight. The next day you take the item 50 miles to the restorers. A month...

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    05/09/2016 05:29 PM
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  17. funny and interesting antique situations you find your self in.
    Started by antiqueman 30/10/2010

    starting Next week November 2010

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    05/09/2016 05:26 PM
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  18. medaille d'argent clock 1855
    Started by twinmum99 16/08/2016

    Looking for a valuation on this glass and brass clock please, all I know from its history is it came back from Belgium after the war with my grandfather, its been opened and the movement appers to be working but needs the pendulum attatching and a good clean Thanks

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    25/08/2016 07:27 PM
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  19. brush and mirror
    Started by little_dave 04/07/2016

    Hi just wondering if you could possibly tell me the value and age of these two items they were my grate nanas the brush look to be in good condition and the mirror just has one or two small dents and the glass looks grate think they a soil siver many thanks

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    11/07/2016 12:30 AM
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  20. England out of Europe, twice in a week.
    Started by BOOTLE BILL 29/06/2016

    28th June 2016 England a democratic country voted to come out of Europe and then England went out of the Euros Football tournament to the lowly seeded ,Iceland. David Cameron resigned as Prime minister and the opposition party, Labour,

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    29/06/2016 12:58 PM
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  21. Identify Pottery Vase
    Started by Broomhill 10/06/2016

    Hello John, I would be very grateful if you could tell me anything about a lovely pottery vase I came across. It appears to have crazing with signature on vase but no base mark. Thank you for your time, regards Deni

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    11/06/2016 01:07 PM
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  22. value my stuff FREE
    Started by theantiquesman 30/10/2010

    Why pay :mad: FROM :mad: nearly £4 per item to have it valued when here on SGB we do it free :d and from any leading auction house a valuation is free, email or PM me.

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    06/06/2016 12:00 PM
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  23. theantiquesman summer auction
    Started by BOOTLE BILL 25/05/2016

    summer auction. JULY 28th 2016 Items are rolling in at our Southport, Merseyside location for our annual summer auction. After last year's summer success, we are all so excited seeing the items rolling in. Remember you can always, JUST BUY NOW at the JUST BUY NOW PRICE. FAIR...

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    25/05/2016 07:09 PM
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  24. China
    Started by bambi275 19/03/2016

    Hi John, can you shed any light on these pieces, we have full dinner services, just want a valuation for insurance purposes

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    25/03/2016 03:40 PM
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  25. walking stick
    Started by tina100 12/03/2016

    can anyone tell me anything about this walking stick, i bought it at a charity shop some years ago but would like to know something about it's age and maybe where it may have been made. many thanks.. tina

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    14/03/2016 12:02 AM
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  26. NO...... I do not mean posting photographs of old people.:D

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    02/02/2016 01:10 PM
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  27. Indian Silver tea-set
    Started by ClogDancer 27/01/2016

    Hi John, Please could you tell me whether this Indian Silver tea set has any value? (It was given to my grandmother's sister when she worked 'in service' during the early years of the 20thC) Sorry ... I haven't a clue how to post photos here: I've tried uploading from Photobucket, but...

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    27/01/2016 06:21 PM
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  28. happy christmas
    Started by theantiquesman 23/12/2015

    It has been a good year for the antique market and my shop. We completed our 13th television appearance this year. Antique Road Trip, Antique Road Show. and Cowboy Builders where among the programs. The famous Black Book is now on the second book, When in Southport why not call in and sign the...

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    23/12/2015 04:01 PM
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  29. BRIAN COLEMAN, my good friend Died today
    Started by theantiquesman 10/12/2015

    It is with sadness I type this post. My good friend and probably one of the most interesting characters ever to have become an antique dealer died today 8th December 2015. Brian, who in the 1970's, 1980's and 1990's was probably the largest source of antiques for the American Market in the...

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    10/12/2015 02:12 PM
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  30. Antiques Roadshow....Price Record Broken
    Started by theantiquesman 08/11/2015

    according to the BBC No it is not the deeds to the Liverpool Waterfront https://www.youtube.com/watch ?v=e8WufNuav9o

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    08/11/2015 04:54 PM
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  31. silver artifact id please.
    Started by bezzy3004 01/11/2015

    Hello John. Please could you give me some information and possible value on the following item. I think its a sugar bowl silver or silver plated it looks like any hallmarks have been rubbed or worn away which tells me as the item has feet it could be quite old, the engraving looks detailed too....

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    04/11/2015 06:27 PM
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  32. Vase identification please
    Started by bezzy3004 01/11/2015

    Hello, I appreciated you are very busy but would be grateful if you could give id and value on a vase i think its Satsuma but am unable to identify the mark. The vase is 20cm tall and 30cm circumference at the shoulder. Thank you in anticipation. Paul.

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    04/11/2015 06:19 PM
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  33. Howard sadly passed away on Saturday morning in hospital in Southport, surrounded by his family Born Ryton-on-Tyne in May 1946, Howard was discovered by Preston North End scouts and showed a maturity far beyond his years from day one.

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    26/10/2015 06:19 PM
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  34. Cowboy builders and botch jobs.
    Started by theantiquesman 10/10/2015

    You need to watch this show staring Laura Hamilton and Edward Robinson John NolanÂ’s antique shop in Portland Street Southport features again on the TV

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    12/10/2015 02:41 PM
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  35. Door Knocker
    Started by The Debster 07/10/2015

    Hi John please could you tell me if you have an old brass door knocker approx. 5.5 inch square (or round) at your shop? Thanks, Debs x

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    08/10/2015 10:03 PM
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  36. Two local glass soda syphons/seltzers
    Started by hettyketty 20/09/2015

    Hi John, I recently accured these two beautiful heavy glass soda syphons. Blue one.... Merchant & Co Southport Ltd 59 Shakespeare St. Southport, made in Bohemia. Transparent one... Nettleton & Woolley & Co Ltd Crystal Spring Table Water in silver lined syphons. Southport. British Syphon...

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    22/09/2015 02:46 PM
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