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Gill Tinsley
gilltinsley@gmail.com

Looking for a Hillside Creamery, Southport milk or cream bottle - sentimental reasons - family dairy. (UK 05/10/2017)
Mai Robinson
desrobinson71@googlemail.com
We have found two old milk bottles with 'Safe milk service' embossed on the side and we are wondering when and where they may have come from. (UK 17/09/2017)
John Wright
j.wright@derby.ac.uk
I'm looking for photos or anything else to do with my grandfather's old dairy in East Hendred. Tom Cowdery, Corner Dairy, East Hendred, Oxon. I would also like one of his bottles (the only one I have seen is in Hendred Museum). (UK 17/09/2017)
John Wright
j.wright@derby.ac.uk
I have a DOT milk delivery trike (pedal powered) from about 1940 and I am looking for any pictures or details about these unusual vehicles. If anyone has any information I would be really grateful. (UK 17/09/2017)
Derek Cummings
drcummings77@gmail.com
My late wife's mother worked for Lund Dairies of Bramwith Hall, Yorkshire, 1929 to 1932, driving a Morris Cowley light van, marked 'Grade A Milk Produced and Bottled by Lund Dairies, Bramwith' and the tag. I have several different photos of her with the van and would like to obtain a bottle marked with the name of the dairy. (UK 30/08/2017)
Carl Markham
carl.markham@tinyworld.co.uk
I have about 70 bottles with advertising for various dairies on. There are two sterilised milk bottles in these with adverts. If anyone is interested, please let me know. They would be for collection only. (UK 30/08/2017)
Matthew Thomas
matthewthomasheathcote@gmail.com
Please can anyone help? My old man is turning 60. When growing up he told me loads of stories working on his beloved milk float andI'm trying to get my hands on 6 Lancashire Dairies glass bottles for his birthday present as I am going to a local farm to get them filled. If anyone can help me I'd be very grateful. (UK 30/08/2017)
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Jenna Pead
jenna.mills@gmail.com
I have a collection of about 60 milk bottles for whoever would like to collect them. (UK 01/05/2017)
Steven Harmer
sdharmer@gmail.com
I am looking for bottles, or other items, from Jones Brothers Dairy in Purley. If anyone has anything I would be interested to hear from you. (UK 01/05/2017)
Ted Hobden
ted.hobden@homail.co.uk
I am looking for milk bottle from Tytings Farm, Guildford. It was run by my late father in law and my wife wishes she had a milk bottle from the farm. Any help would be most gratefully received. (UK 01/04/2017)
William Patrick
williampatrick19802016@gmail.com
I have a milk bottle, it looks old, it's got '1619' with 2 stars imprinted on the bottom. I am looking to sell. (UK 31/12/2016)
Peter Turner
peter.turner@ovingtonboats.com
I am looking for any bottle with " E C Turner", Coombehayes Farm, Uplyme. These were in half pint, one pint and a quart. Last used in early 1960s. I had some and loaned them to a museum before moving abroad. Just returned and find they have been lost! I am anxious to replace them for my grandson. Any help would be appreciated. (UK 27/11/2016)
Adam Warne
adam.warne@diamond.ac.uk
My wife is researching her ancestry and has discovered links to the Argyle Dairy in Abingdon. If anyone has a bottle from there, please get in touch. Thanks. (UK 27/11/2016)
Ian Mercer|
ian.mercer3@gmail.com
I am looking to find a milk bottle from the Guide area of Blackburn, Lancs. Its markings are R J Mercer, Higher House Farm. It was my grandfather's farm and I was hoping to source one to give to my father as a keepsake. Happy to pay. (UK 26/10/2016)
David Black
dave8@talktalk.net
Please, any milk bottles for free, just so I can get going on this as a hobby as I am house bound and this would get me interested in bottles. I am 85 so not that good on this sort of thing. My son said he would help me with my new hobby. (UK 19/09/2016)
Mike Temple
tina.temple@talktalk.net
I have recently uncovered a milk bottle with the lettering SHFD Southwick - the other side reads "The cream of Sussex milk". Information is limited, but from what I have gauged, this bottle is circa 1950. I would sell it if any collectors are interested. (UK 03/09/2016)
Dave Black
dpblack2013@gmail.com
As I've just retired, I have been collecting advertisement milk bottles, if any one has any going for free or very cheap I would like to add to my collection. (UK 15/08/2016)
 
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Peter Hayward
petervalhayward@tesco.net
Any milk bottles from Dorset, Somerset, Devon or Cornwall to swap or trade, please contact Peter Hayward. (UK)
Paul Birch
office@collegefarmtrust.co.uk
I'm interested in hearing from anyone who has Dairy Memorabilia they would like to find a new home for. College Farm Trust has received several donations towards the 'Dairy Museum' collection, which is still under development. Drop me an email if you have anything (UK). To read more on College Farm and the progress on the museum please log onto www.collegefarmtrust.co.uk
Paul Luke
mbneditor@blueyonder.co.uk
I am always interested in hearing from anyone who has milk bottle collections they would like to deperse of. I also collect a wide variety of dairy memorabilia including cardboard caps, long service badges, foil caps and dairy related photographs. Drop me an email if you have anything. (UK)
Steve Wheeler
milkbottlepast@hotmail.com
If you have any milkbottles to swap or trade from anywhere in the UK, please give me a shout! I have quite a variety from all over... please ask. (UK)
Philip Atherton
athertp@yahoo.co.uk
I've always got a spares list, contact me if interested. Also contact me if you are going to throw away your spares as I might help save them from being recycled. I live in the Hampshire area. (UK)
Tom Hemming tom@hemmingt.fsnet.co.uk Always keen to buy/sell or swap good UK milk bottles, especially unusual, aqua or 50's adverts. Have good supply of caps to swap for UK only.
I also require quality Dairyana: dairy shop fittings & ornaments, good churns, milk pails, buckets & oval hand cans, butter crocks & cream pots, etc...
Let me know if you see anything! Thanks.
Mark Hudson
milkmark@talktalk.net
I am interested in old, interesting and unusual milk bottles from around the world especially bottles with pictorials, interesting slogans and multi-coloured designs. I buy/sell/trade/correspond. (UK)
Andrew Laing
golflaing@aol.com
Wishing to trade milk bottle caps.UK, US, and Australia. (UK)