Wooden presentation box with fabric lining. Box contains a Conductors Baton presented to Major Willcocks in 1959. Metal plate with engraving fixed to box lid. Inscription reads; Daily Herald Brass Band Championships of Great Britain. National Finals Championship section London October 24th 1959 This Baton of Honour was presented to Major G H Willcocks, MVO , MBE Conductor of the Black Dyke Mills Band as the winning band.

Category: Commemorative object
Date of Production: 1959
Ownership: Part of Black Dyke Collection 2016
Location: On display in Bandroom
Artefact ID: BD2017-060
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