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Belle Vue Brass Band Contest

Mon 7th Sep 1868

Test Piece: Robert le Diable [arr. Waterson]
- Giacomo Meyerbeer arr. James Waterson
Adjudicators: James Waterson, George Carr, Sam Hughes
Venue: Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK

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Position Band Conductor Draw
1 Burnley J. Ford 6
2 Heckmondwyke Albion John Brooke 9
3 Black Dyke Mills Samuel Longbottom 3
4 Meltham Mills John Berry 10
5 Matlock Volunteer Rifles John Naylor 11
Dewsbury Old J. W. Tidswell 1
Stalybridge Old G. Nicholls 2
Compstall Bridge J. Conroy 4
Linthwaite Edwin Swift 5
Liverpool Amateur E. Armitage 7
Barnsley George Wray 8
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Prizes: 1st: £30 2nd: £17 3rd: £11 4th: £8 5th: £4

The Bacup band boycotted this contest in protest at the debacle attending the 1867 contest, described under that entry.

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