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PLAYER PIANO w/ MOTOR, CHAIR & Piano Rolls - $250 (Hendersonville, NC)

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condition: fair
make / manufacturer: Townsend & Thomson
model name / number: Edinburgh, Scotland

1919 Townsend and Tomson Player Piano (Edinburgh and London, est. 1829) with 15 piano rolls (more available) and clawfoot piano chair with height adjustment. Was fully restored and motorized when I bought it seven years ago. Includes vintage and new QRS piano rolls (they still make new piano rolls - includes a catalog). Has foot pump pedals, but I rarely used them. Price $250 cash.

Townsend and Tomson were piano retailers in Scotland in the 1800s and early 1900s and probably had the pianos made to their specifications. John Malcolm & Co. of London made the actual piano roll players. More info is available online from the UK Piano Discussion Forums.

I think an air hose has come loose inside to the player action and this should be a simple repair. Piano is playable on its own, but probably needs tuned. The piano has either solid roll player door or glass roll player door. The piano is heavy and I use Freeburg Piano Co. in Hendersonville to move it locally ($200 up). Selling because we need room for other furniture.

This is a tremendous bargain for someone who loves antiques and player pianos.

Call show contact info to discuss or make appt. to see. PHONE CALL ONLY, NO TEXTS. Dave. Thank you.
  • do NOT contact me with unsolicited services or offers

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