c. 1907 Posers

This looks as if it was probably taken after an outdoor performance, but where? The Sousaphone is in evidence but the Clarinets are not – this must be from a period when the brass band movement was gradually establishing which combination of instruments worked best.

Personnel: back row: C. Green 2? 3? J. Newman, E. Barter, G. Goodridge, G. Fanstone, 8?, 9?. front row: F. Tanner, 2? 3? 4? J. Green (Bandmaster) 6? G. Green 8? 9? seated: R. Copack & H. Eastman