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1960s photos by Derrick Londrigan
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Author:  Dave Stubbs [ Tue Feb 01, 2011 12:03 pm ]
Post subject:  1960s photos by Derrick Londrigan

Fair organ enthusiast and North West Group FOPS member Derrick Londrigan has a collection of pictures he took in the 1960s in the early days of preservation.

Derrick has given us some of them to show here:

File comment: Gisbert Perlee reading the Worlds Fair, August 1961
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File comment: Becquarts No2 Carousel Organ (Hooghuys)
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File comment: Becquart was a talented wood carver. Picture shows 4 new horses for their carousel
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File comment: Hooghuys Handturned, with a cropped view of Gisbert Perlee, taken in 1961!
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There is another picture in the post on this link:
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Author:  George Houghton [ Mon Feb 07, 2011 8:40 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: 1960s photos by Derrick Londrigan

Here are a few more pictures from Derricks Historic collection.

File comment: George Cushing with Rodge and Albert Becquart 1964. the Picture was taken the Day that Mr Cushing bought 3 Hooghuys Organs off Albert. Sadly Albert died in an accident shortly afterwards.
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File comment: Becquarts No 1 Carousel at night
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File comment: Albert Becquart at work
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File comment: Becquarts No 1 Carousel in Antwerp 1964
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Author:  pipeorganphil [ Tue Feb 08, 2011 5:17 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: 1960s photos by Derrick Londrigan

Enjoyed the photos thanks for uploading Dave,

Author:  Dave Stubbs [ Wed Feb 09, 2011 11:04 am ]
Post subject:  Re: 1960s photos by Derrick Londrigan

Thanks Phil.

George has been the main recipient of Derricks pictures, I have just been doing the picture resizing and tweaking process!

Author:  bisebaer [ Wed Feb 09, 2011 5:57 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: 1960s photos by Derrick Londrigan

Wonderful photos, Dave! Thanks for posting them!

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