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Tuba player, South Crofty Mine Commemorative March, Cornwall

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Reference Number: AA98/17967
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Caption: Like their coal mining northern counterparts, the tin workers of Cornwall often express their sense of community through brass bands. These instruments can of course be played while marching, as seen here, and perhaps the military association appeals to the machismo of the, largely male, miners.
Photographer: J O Davies Date Taken: March 1998
Collection: NMR
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
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