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From early music to the latest digital recordings we are interested in buying your entire collection.


We welcome records from early mono pressings from the 1950's especially Violin & Cello Works, through to the early first Stereo recordings from 1957 onwards. British labels such as Decca LXT & SXL Series , HMV, EMI, ALP & ASD series,  Columbia 33CX & SAX series


We are also looking for LP collections that include labels such as, Mercury, Philips, RCA, Deutsche Grammophone, Archiv, Lyrita, as well as many other international record labels.

We understand that parting with a large LP / Vinyl collection can be a difficult time, it may be that a loved one has passed away or that you need to make extra room for the arrival of a new loved one.


The team at UK Classical Archives are always on hand to help and we always ensure your collection is given is treated and dealt with respectfully.


UK Classical Archives founder Adrian, has a huge passion and knowledge in used and vintage Audio equipment and is always keen to find rare and vintage equipment.


Items that are of interest include Turntables, Speakers, Pre and Power Amplifiers, CD players, reel to reel tape machines, Pro Audio, including Microphones and studio recording equipment.


Original boxes and packaging manuals are very useful, and if you have kept all original boxes, this will reflect on its second hand value.


If you are unsure of the brand, we can help you identify it, contact Adrian directly on 01803 60 61 62 or email

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Welcome to UK Classical Archives, this year we are proud to be celebrating 50 years in the Record, CD and Hi Fi Industry.

We pride ourselves on our experience, customer service and invaluable expertise when dealing with you and your collection.


If you are looking to sell your record or cd collection, we are delighted to buy small to medium personal collections, as well as very large estate library collections. We can offer with help and advice on all aspects of preparing your collection to sell.