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1936 Spring Festival - Grand Shield

Saturday, May 9, 1936

Belle Vue, Manchester

Test piece:
The Fairies, Wagner

James Brier, A. W. Parker

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Marsden Musical InstituteR. Cooper--
2L.M.S. (Stockport)H. Wood--
3Flockton UnitedE. Thorpe--
4Cardiff Cor. TransD. Carrie--
5Carlton TemperanceH. Kemp--
-Alderley EdgeR. Cooper--
-AskernW. Tams--
-Barrow CollieryA. Smith--
-Birkenhead BoroughJ. Greenwood--
-Birkenhead Shore RoadJ. Greenwood--
-Bolton BoroughJ. Hughes--
-Canal IronworksG. Collison--
-Clayton Steam ShedsF. Berry--
-Crewe Stream ShedsA. Mortimer--
-Crookhall CollieryW. Richards--
-Hollinwood & DistrictW. Brophy--
-Horsforth SubscriptionJ. Elliott--
-HurstR. Cooper--
-I.O.R.W. Adamson--
-John Thompson's WorksC. Butler--
-Langwith Colliery InstituteA. S. Grant--
-Middlewich CentenaryW. Brady--
-Scape Goat HillF. Craithwaite--
-Stretford BoroughW. Brophy--
-Thorne CollieryW. Halliwell--
-ThornsettT. Hynes--


1st: £15
2nd: £10
3rd: £ 6
4th: £ 5
5th: £ 3 

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