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Belle Vue September Contest

Mon 5th Sep 1892

Test Piece: Zaar und Zimmermann
- Gustav Albert Lortzing arr. Charles Godfrey Jnr
Adjudicators: Carl Kiefert, Manuel Bilton, J. Hamilton Clarke
Venue: Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK

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Position Band Conductor
1 Besses o' th' Barn Alexander Owen
2 Kingston Mills John Gladney Jnr
3 Lindley Edwin Swift
4 1st Glamorgan Artillery George Hannay
5 Oldham Rifles Alexander Owen
6 Batley Old John Gladney Jnr
Black Dyke Unknown, do you know?
Goodshaw Unknown, do you know?
Brighouse Unknown, do you know?
Dewsbury Old Unknown, do you know?
Dunfermline Town Unknown, do you know?
Huddersfield Fire Brigade Unknown, do you know?
Kettering Unknown, do you know?
Linthwaite Unknown, do you know?
Llanelly Town Unknown, do you know?
Sheffield Temperance Unknown, do you know?
W Clayton-le-Moors
W Cornholme
W Dannemora
W Denton Original
W Ellesmere Port Public
W Leek Temperance
W North Ashton
W Rawmarsh
W Rushden Temperance
W Tinsley Park
W Vaynol
W Widnes St. Mary's
W Wilderspool Brewery
W Wyke Temperance
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Additional sources:
The Sheffield & Rotherham Independent (Sheffield, England), Tuesday, September 06, 1892; pg. 6; Issue 11873.
The Huddersfield Daily Chronicle (West Yorkshire, England), Wednesday, September 07, 1892; pg. 3; Issue 7832.

30 bands entered, 17 competed.
[We had "20 bands competed", but the original reports (which seem to be independent of each other) specifically give 17 as the number]

1st: £30
Gold medal value £3.03.00
Two cornophones value £23.02.00
BBb bass value £25
Bombardon value £31
Bb Trumpet value £8.08.00
2nd: £25
3rd: £20
4th: £12
5th: £8
6th: £5
Gold Medal Value £4.04.00 won by W E Holt (Besses) for best cornet player

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