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Band in full swing
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Band in full swing

Picture from Karl's uncle's collection. His uncle is the late Dougie Cooper, pictured here on bass. Is this at the Lynnfield? Any more info?

January 1965
Picture added on 31 March 2006
Comments:
Dougie on double bass, Louis Macdonald on drums and John Laughton on accordion.
Looks very like the Lynnfield Hotel
Added by Peter Burges on 03 April 2006
It is the Lynnfield Hotel. I sat and played in that corner many a night.
Jackie Groundwater is on drums, and John Laughton on piano accordion. John was the son of Davy Laughton of "Night at the Bu" fame. Davy and John were blacksmiths. Their smiddy was in West Castle Street.
Added by Sandy on 04 July 2007
Sorry! It is Louis on drums. I think that Hugh Boyd would have owned the hotel at that time.
Added by Sandy on 05 July 2007
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