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1861 British Open Championships

Monday, September 2, 1861

Belle Vue, Manchester

Test piece:
'Own Choice' and Satanella, Balfe

Dan Godfrey, J. Kalordy, H. Nicholson

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Halifax (4th W Yorks Rifles)J. Dewhurst5-
2Dewsbury Rifle CorpsJ. Peel3-
3ChesterfieldJ. Tallis Trimnell6-
4Sherwood RangersW. Liley1-
5London Victoria Amateurs-7-
-DeightonP. Robinson4-
-Delph Sax horn-2-
-Stockbridge WorksH. Biltcliffe8-


1st: £35
2nd: £15
3rd: £8
4th: £4.10
5th: £2.10 

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