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Brook Cottages, Upwell Street, Grimesthorpe with the Ball In in the background

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Title:Brook Cottages, Upwell Street, Grimesthorpe with the Ball In in the background
Location:Sheffield_Grimesthorpe
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The Grimesthorpe Prize Band (conductor Mr. H. Mercer) was first formed in the white cottage extreme right (according to an account by George Launders) From information in Local Pamphlets No. 176 The Grimesthorpe Prize Band first had their practice room in the parlour of Mr. S. Wilson (the drummer), in old Grimesthorpe and is one of the rooms in that picturesque old cottage which faces the bottom of the jennel, and lies at the back of the Bowling Green Public House. 1881 Census RG 4663 87 Ball Yard Upwell Street 2 Samuel Wilson age 38 + wife Ann 1891 Census 3855 Upwell Street 15 House Court 2 Samuel Wilson age 45 + wife Ann

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