We have a large collection of Vintage Beekeeping items that can be rented.

We have catered in the past for: PR Events companies, TV and Film companies, Theatre prop dressers. Also private clients staging weddings, birthdays, flower shows to name but a few.

Please contact the shop if you wish to discuss what we can provide. Below are photos and briefs on some of the props for hire.

Rare Vintage 4 frame Honey Extractor, UK – circa 1930
Here is a chance to own a real piece of British Beekeeping history. A fully working honey extractor with base brackets and original painted parts.
The honey extractor is used to put honey frames inside to spin the honey out of the frame. Perfect for beekeeper, This rare vintage honey extractor is used, shows signs of wear and tear as it would being a working piece of equipment. See photos for condition. Great for beekeeping museum, corporate event, film set, farm shops, honey market stalls, window display
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Vintage Beekeeping EH Taylor Beeswax Steaming Wax Melter
Here’s a chance to own a piece of English beekeeping history. This beeswax wax melter circa 1940s-50s is a wonderful decorative piece. If you are an inventive beekeeper then perhaps you can make it work as a functional wax melter again. I am selling this piece as ‘parts only’ because I’m not sure it can work for melting beeswax as it is. The beeswax melter is perfect for beekeeper display, This rare vintage wax tank is used, shows signs of wear and tear as it would being a working piece of equipment. See photos for condition. Great for beekeeping museum, corporate event, film set, farm shops, honey market stalls, educational aid, farm open days, flower shops, window display or corporate beehives on roofs companion. It’s a very old, well used, well loved decorative curiosity. Needs someone to bring it back to life!
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Vintage Burgess & Son Beekeeping Honey Bottling Tank-Straining Clearing Honey
Here we have one Vintage ‘Burgess and Son Manufactures Exeter’ Beekeeping Honey Bottling Tank for Honey Settling/Ripening with Strainer. Burgess and Son Manufactures Exeter were premier manufacturers of beekeeping equipment in their day. This is a piece of rare English beekeeping history. Comes with the original brass metal insignia plate bearing the makers name. The unit comprises of the bottom base tank with tap and one insert strainer unit with lid. Three pieces in total. This rare vintage tank is used, shows signs of wear and tear as it would being a working piece of equipment. See photos for condition. Great for beekeeping museum, corporate event, film set, farm shops, honey market stalls, window display
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Vintage Robert Lee Honey bottling/settling tank, with filter
The honey honey tank is perfect for beekeeper display, This rare vintage honey tank is used, shows signs of wear and tear as it would being a working piece of equipment. See photos for condition. Great for beekeeping museum, corporate event, film set, farm shops, honey market stalls, educational aid, farm open days, flower shops, window display or corporate beehives on roofs companion. The term ‘Vintage‘ refers to an item that is approximately 20 years old or older. Estimated age may be given based on the item’s appearance and the information we currently hold on the item’s history. Our descriptions aim to be simple and accurate, describing the item and anything specific our buyers need to know. If there is any further information you require please contact us and we will be happy to help.  Please look at all the photographs carefully. We endeavour to point out any visible defects that are beyond normal antique/vintage wear. If there is anything of any significance, we will draw your attention to it in the description.
not rated £165.00 Add to basket
Apiary Location – Bee Heaven Farm Surrey

Located just 50 minutes from Central London this site houses 20 to 30 working beehives. There are over 200 rare old apple tree, 76 different varieties within the four acres. This site has been used for corporate functions, film and … Continued

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WBC Cottage Beehive – Slant Roof
Large porch £95 per day each, reduced rate for weekly rentals. A refundable deposit of £495.00 per beehive when beehives are returned. Conditions apply. We have a total of three matching hives in this style for rental.
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WBC Cottage Beehive – 1940s
This is still a very popular Cottage beehive that serves beekeepers well throughout the country. What you see are the outer lifts. If you intend to keep bees you will need inner boxes. Material-Made of pine Contains: 1x Roof, 3x lifts, 1x porch, 1 x floor/stand. £95 per day, deduced rate for weekly rentals. Refundable deposit of £495.00 when beehive is returned, conditions apply. We have four available for hire in this style.
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WBC Cottage Beehive – Grey, Pitched Roof – 1930s
This is still a very popular 1930s Cottage beehive that served beekeepers well throughout the UK. What you see are the outer lifts. If you intend to keep bees you will need inner boxes. Material-Made of pine Contains: 1x Roof, 1x lift, 1x porch, 1 x floor/stand. £95 per day, Deduced rate for weekly rentals. Refundable deposit of £595.00 when beehive is returned, conditions apply. We have one available for hire in this style.
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WBC Cottage Beehive – White, Pitched Roof
This is still a very popular Cottage beehive that served beekeepers well throughout the UK. What you see are the outer lifts. If you intend to keep bees you will need inner boxes. Material-Made of pine Contains: 1x Roof, 2x lift, 1x porch, 1 x floor/stand. £95 per day, Deduced rate for weekly rentals. Refundable deposit of £495.00 each when beehive is returned, conditions apply. We have three available for hire in this style.
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WBC Cottage Bee Hive – Pitched Roof – 1930s
Large porch £95 per day each, reduced rate for weekly rentals. A refundable deposit of £495.00 per beehive when beehives are returned. Conditions apply. We have a total of six matching hives in this style for rental.
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Smoker, USA – 1920

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Smoker, UK – 1911

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