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Shrewsbury Musical and Floral Fete THE MASSED BANDS


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(By kind permission of the Officers Commanding)
Relayed from The Quarry, Shrewsbury (Conducted by Major ANDREW HARRIS,
Director of Music, H.M. Welsh Guards, Senior Director of Music, The Brigade of Guards) (Conducted by Lieut. . H. E DOWELL ,
Director of Music, H.M. Scots Guards) (Conducted by Lieut. J. CAUSLEY WINDRAM,
Director of Music, H.M. Coldstream Guards)
Grand Military Fantasia, The Battle of WaterlooEckersberg
Abide with me
(Conducted by Major ANDREW HARRIS )
The Shrewsbury Fete was founded in 1875 and soon developed into the largest flower show in the provinces. The prize list now amounts to £1,600. The Quarry is a beautiful park by the side of the River Severn. Performances by Massed Guards Bands were first introduced in 1882, and have been a popular feature of the event which during its two days attracts a very large audience from a wide area.


Unknown: Andrew Harris,
Unknown: H. E Dowell
Unknown: J. Causley Windram,
Conducted By: Major Andrew Harris

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