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Bickershaw Colliery

Also/previously known as: Abram Colliery

This band no longer exists.
Region:North West
Years active:1919 - 1947

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
8th Sep 1956 Edinburgh International Contest W
28th Apr 1956 North West Area (Championship Section) 5 Orion [Bantock] 1 William Haydock
10th Sep 1955 Edinburgh International Contest Labour and Love 4 W. Clegg
16th Apr 1955 North West Area (Championship Section) The Severn Suite 2 W. Clegg
6th Sep 1947 British Open 5 Henry V [Maldwyn Price] 7 Harry Mortimer
7th Sep 1946 British Open 1 Salute to Freedom 21 Harry Mortimer
1st Sep 1945 British Open 3 Pride of Race 12 Harry Mortimer
2nd Sep 1944 British Open 3 The Tempest 12 William Haydock
4th Sep 1943 British Open 1 Themes from Symphony No. 5 [Beethoven] 17 William Haydock
5th Sep 1942 British Open 2 Pageantry 11 William Haydock
6th Sep 1941 British Open 4 Academic Festival Overture 13 William Haydock
7th Sep 1940 British Open 1 Clive of India 11 William Haydock
30th Sep 1939 British Open 4 A Downland Suite 1 William Haydock
24th Sep 1938 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) 2 An Epic Symphony 18 William Haydock
10th Sep 1938 Butlins Holiday Camp Contest (Championship Section) 2 Heroic Fred Mortimer
5th Sep 1938 British Open Owain Glyndwr 2 Fred Mortimer
11th Jun 1938 Leeds Contest (Section One) 1 Academic Festival Overture 1 Fred Mortimer
25th Sep 1937 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Pageantry 22 J. A. Greenwood
6th Sep 1937 British Open 4 Academic Festival Overture 14 J. A. Greenwood
26th Jun 1937 Butlins Holiday Camp Contest 3 J. A. Greenwood
12th Jun 1937 Leeds Contest (Section One) 1 5 J. A. Greenwood
21st May 1937 Whit Friday Oldham (Star Hotel) Unknown, do you know?
17th May 1937 Hawarden Contest 1 Recollections of Auber J. A. Greenwood
26th Sep 1936 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) 6 Kenilworth 12 William Haydock
7th Sep 1936 British Open 2 Robin Hood [Geehl] 14 J. A. Greenwood
18th Jul 1936 Oldham Contest 1 William Haydock
6th Jun 1936 Blackpool Contest 1 I Due Foscari J. A. Greenwood
18th Apr 1936 Southport Music Festival Contest Tchaikovsky [arr. W. Rimmer] 8 J. A. Greenwood
13th Apr 1936 Morecambe Contest 2 Autumn Echoes J. A. Greenwood
28th Sep 1935 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) 6 Pride of Race 14 J. A. Greenwood
2nd Sep 1935 British Open 3 A Northern Rhapsody William Haydock
10th Aug 1935 Fleetwood Contest 1 In Days of Old J. A. Greenwood
20th Oct 1934 Atherton Contest 3 Echoes of Spring William Haydock
3rd Sep 1934 British Open Pageantry 13 Harold Moss
25th Aug 1934 Westhoughton Contest 1 Echoes of Spring Harold Moss
21st Jul 1934 Oldham Contest (Section A) 1 Rienzi [arr. Round] 1 Harold Moss
9th Jun 1934 Blackpool Contest 1 Echoes of Spring Harold Moss
2nd Jun 1934 Leyland Contest 3 Echoes of Spring Harold Moss
12th May 1934 Skelmersdale Contest 1 Echoes of Spring Harold Moss
20th Jan 1934 Bolton Royal Infirmary Contest 2 Echoes of Spring 14 William Haydock
22nd Jul 1933 Oldham Contest (Section A) 1 William Haydock
27th May 1933 Leyland Festival Contest (Section 1) 2 Happy Memories William Haydock
15th Oct 1932 Atherton Contest W Beautiful Britain
23rd Jul 1932 Belle Vue July Contest (Class A) L'Arlesienne 14 William Halliwell
16th May 1932 Hawarden Contest 3 Recollections of Wallace William Halliwell
7th Sep 1931 British Open Springtime 22 William Halliwell
15th Aug 1931 Atherton Contest 1 Gems of Old England William Halliwell
27th Jun 1931 Hawarden Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
16th May 1931 Darwen Contest 3 Gems of Old England Unknown, do you know?
4th Apr 1931 Westhoughton Contest 1 La Favorita [arr. Godfrey] William Halliwell
8th Nov 1930 Dawson (Warrington) Contest The Merry Wives of Windsor [Keighley] Unknown, do you know?
1st Sep 1930 British Open Oriental Rhapsody 10 William Halliwell
9th Jun 1930 Hawarden Contest 1 Recollections of Schubert William Halliwell
17th May 1930 Wigan Contest 6 The Merry Wives of Windsor [Keighley] J. Rutter
19th Apr 1930 Westhoughton Contest 1 The Merry Wives of Windsor [Keighley] Unknown, do you know?
19th Oct 1929 Dawson (Warrington) Contest 2 A Souvenir of the Opera William Halliwell
21st Sep 1929 Milnrow Contest 2 A Souvenir of the Opera William Halliwell
31st Aug 1929 Barrowford Contest 2 A Souvenir of the Opera William Halliwell
25th May 1929 Southport Kew Gardens Contest A Souvenir of the Opera Unknown, do you know?
18th May 1929 Wigan Contest 3 A Souvenir of the Opera William Halliwell
11th May 1929 Darwen Contest A Souvenir of the Opera Unknown, do you know?
27th Apr 1929 Glazebury Contest A Souvenir of the Opera Unknown, do you know?
30th Mar 1929 Westhoughton Contest A Souvenir of the Opera Unknown, do you know?
25th Aug 1928 Barrowford Contest 1 Recollections of Verdi William Halliwell
28th Jul 1928 Wigan Contest 1 Recollections of Verdi Unknown, do you know?
19th May 1928 Darwen Contest William Halliwell
12th May 1928 Skelmersdale Contest 1 Recollections of Verdi William Halliwell
28th Apr 1928 Glazebury Contest 2 Recollections of Verdi William Halliwell
7th Apr 1928 Westhoughton Contest 3 Recollections of Verdi William Halliwell
8th Oct 1927 Dawson (Warrington) Contest 1 A Garland of Classics William Halliwell
13th Aug 1927 Cadishead Contest 2 A Garland of Classics William Halliwell
18th Jun 1927 Douglas (Isle of Man) Contest 1 A Garland of Classics William Halliwell
3rd Sep 1923 British Open Dinorah [arr. Godfrey] 7 William Halliwell
14th Jul 1923 Belle Vue July Contest 3 The Bohemian Girl [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
7th Aug 1922 Knutsford Contest 5 W. Adamson
20th May 1922 Darwen Contest 5 Recollections of Ireland Unknown, do you know?
6th May 1922 Belle Vue May Contest 3 A Souvenir of Sir Henry Bishop 13 W. M. Anderson

Whit Friday

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Date Contest Position Conductor March
21st May 1937 Stalybridge (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?

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Notes

Formed 1919 as Abram Colliery, changed name 1936, disbanded 1947.

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