Technical description: Brass. Valve outer slides enter valves directly, not having separately-made knuckles. Leadpipe enters 3rd valve casing at the right; 3rd valve loop leaves from 15° left of front and returns to 15° left of front; bellpipe exits 1st valve casing at the left. No water-key; with fitting for music card holder. Shank for B♭. Valve type: 3 Périnet valves, top-sprung with spring outside stem; alignment by key on piston. Repair History: Two patches on bell; shank not original; valve pistons copper-plated.
Specific usage history: Formerly used by Tynecastle Secondary School Band, Edinburgh.
arnold myers; t.r.|hewat, 25.5.92; r.|parks, 14.11 92, 12.3.94, 3.4.99.