St Ives Brass Band
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  1. Jim Thompson

    Mr. Edwin John WILLIAMS, of Lannarth Cottages, Lanner, Redruth, Cornwall, founder and first conductor of St. Ives Town Band, and associated with the Bugle, Marazion Town, St. Just Old Town, Truro, Camborne Town, St. Agnes, Stenalees, Redruth Town, and Carharrack and St. Day bands, composer of over 200 hymn tunes, who died on Nov. 21 last, intestate, aged 64 years. The Cornishman 11 JULY 1946

    1. Tony Mansell

      Thanks for this report, Jim, I hadn’t seen it previously. However, the reporter is incorrect in saying that E J Williams was the founder of St Ives Town Band as it had had a long history prior to his involvement.