Technical description: Brass, French bell rim; water-key on m.t.s.; fitting for music card-holder; looped 3rd valve loop with two valve tuning-slides. Valve type: 3 Périnet vales, bottom-sprung, alignment by key on piston. Repair History: Main tuning-slide has been extended by 2|×|80, adding 160mm; regularly used with slide extended 2|×|49mm, adding 98mm.
Specific usage history: Played by Philip Lowe c|1985 - c|1995 in St|John Ambulance Silver Band, Southport.
basic im information only; a.|myers, 3.6.14.
from plane of bell to bow 888; bell 419.
Previously owned by the conductor of St|John Ambulance Silver Band, Southport, Chris Wood (who died in his 30s). He had bought it at a short-lived instrument repair shop in Southport.; gift of Philip Lowe, 2012.