"That is sad news indeed. I remember John in the 60's but mostly playing with friend Ted London and banjoist Bill Peck in Henley on Thames in the 80's. When multi-instrumentalist Ted died, John inherited his mandolin and I his 1979 Martin…"
"Hi Joel, Thanks for the compliment, it was a just a thought I had early on in the year and I am surprised to itemise 20 although some of these still need the present custodians/owners locating but it is early days.
To answer your first query is…"
No I haven't bought a Parslow banjo from you but I think I know of a Parslow member who did.
The reason for my interest in the two 'Charlie' banjos, in fact any surviving Parslow, is that I am tentavely trying to form a…"
"Hello Edward, I think you may have come up to Leeds and bought one of my Parslow Banjo`s ?
I first saw these 2 advertised on ebay, if I remember correctly. I went over to somewhere in Lancashire to see them, and at that time they belonged to a…"
"I would be interested to know if anybody here has seen or heard of the whereabouts or owners of these two Charlie Parslow banjos made by James T Parslow.
The description at auction was: “Two Parslow banjos both stamped C.Parslow in…"
"I am trying to locate a 12" overspun pot with a depth of 2 3/8" for the Parslow on the right of the pic hanging on the wall. Someone replaced the original 12" with a 10 7/8" ply pot and mounted it with a 11" tension hoop…"