1956 Williams Crane "Bean Digger"

1956 Williams Crane amusement only device (no prizes won), four buttons operate the steam shovel to scoop up as many beans as possible in a given amount of time.  The machine measures the amount of beans moved, and rates the player's skill at the end of the game.  It was built with a converted Deopke steam shovel toy to make it actually operational by the player.

  • Crane is filled with "Lentil" beans as the gravel.

  • Model still has the original steam shovel with original paint as shown.

  • Completely restored.