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Posted 5 years ago

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mother in law died recently so clearing out loft found 2 banjos. both have been stored in cases .would like 2 know history of this 1

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  1. davidnipper, 5 years ago
    any info would be helpful i have another one which is damaged & want to know if it is worth restoring so I will post pictures soon
  2. stefdesign stefdesign, 5 years ago
    I've never seen a banjo from London before, especially a five string (although the 5th string tuner is missing). I don't know anything about your manufacturer, but I'd definitely say it's worth restoring. If you have a traditional instrument store nearby, take it in for an evaluation.
  3. Belltown Belltown, 5 years ago
    Hi David:
    We did an interview with Lowell Levinger about banjos. You may want to contact him:
  4. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 5 years ago
    "The devil plays a 5 string. I've made 2 & don't even know how to play one! I just love banjos!

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