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New Brighton Contest

Sat 5th Aug 1899

Test Piece: Lohengrin [arr. Round]
- Richard Wagner arr. Harry Round
Adjudicators: Lieut. Sommer, W. Wallace
Venue: New Brighton Tower, Cheshire

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Position Band Conductor Draw
1 Black Dike John Gladney Jnr 4
2 Kingston Mills John Gladney Jnr
3 Crooke William Rimmer
4 Workington Artillery H. Scott 2
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1st prize £30 and cup.
2nd prize £15.
3rd prize £10.
4th prize £5.
Best cornet - John Paley (Black Dyke).
Best euphonium - John Green (Nutgrove).
1st annual contest organised at New Brighton Tower.
17 bands entered, 8 bands competed.

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