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Elizabeth Ann James Cup

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Inscribed: – Bridgwater Carnival Concerts. Elizabeth Ann James Cup. Runners up
award for features.

Elizabeth Ann James was the dressmaker for the Malt Shovel Club and also for the Lime Kiln Club in their early years.

Awarded for: – Concert – 2nd position Feature.

The Elizabeth Ann James Cup (concert 2nd feature) and the Ray Bown cup (concert 2nd gang) were both presented in 1972. Although the Elizabeth Ann James Cup is engraved Runners up award for features, in 1972, 1973, 1974 and 1976 the cup was awarded to 2nd position Gangs. In 1975 and from 1977 the cup has been awarded for 2nd position Features in the concert. The Ray Bown Cup is inscribed Bridgwater Carnival Concert Ray Bowns Chairman Cup, Runners Up. This cup was awarded to 2nd place features in 1972, 1973, 1974 and 1976. In 1975 and from 1977 the cup has been awarded for 2nd position Gangs in the concert.

 

List of Winners:

1972Scenes from AladdinWills C.C., Bridwater
1973Dragons EmpressTown Council Employees C.C., Bridgwater
1974Hanibal of CarthageWills C.C., Bridwater
1975Cartoon CarnivalVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1976Kyoto City of the SamuraiHinkley Point C.C., Bridgwater
1977Alice in WonderlandGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1978Galactic GuardiansGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1979Splendour of the AztecsMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1980The Voodoo WarriorsRamblers C.C., Bridgwater
1981Carnival Caribbean StyleGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1982Mississippi Music MenRamblers C.C., Bridgwater
1983Butterfly BallMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1984Pirates of the DepRamblers C.C., Bridgwater
1985Pearlies in ColourVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1986Seeing is BelievingMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1987RedskinsMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1988October 31st 1958Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1989Black MagicRamblers C.C., Bridgwater
1990HernandosGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1991The Drums of WarRamblers C.C., Bridgwater
1992Eastern MystiqueVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1993Irving BerlinVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1994SpellboundMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1995Jester ‘n’ other ShowMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1996Spirit of the BraveVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1997Seasons GreetingsVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1998TobapuwMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1999King of the PridelandsGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2000Intergalactic CircusGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2001Clown TownMarketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2002Theatre of FunVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
2003BugzVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
2004In The DeepVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
2005Mickey’s ParadeGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2006Way Out WestRamblers C.C., Bridgwater
2007Beatles Rock’n’ Roll CircusVagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
2008Angelo DiavoliBritish Flag C.C., Bridgwater
2009A Knight To RememberGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2010Fathoms BelowRamblers C.C., Bridgwater
2011Jockomo FeenaGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2012Indian NationBritish Flag C.C., Bridgwater
2013XtinctGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2014Wouldn’t It Be LoverlyBritish Flag C.C., Bridgwater
2015Lights, Camera, Action!Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2016Mexican Day of the DeadGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2017Run To The HillsGremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2018Barnum’s Travelling ShowRamblers C.C., Bridgwater

 

Features who came 2nd in the concert are as follows:

1972Les Girls – Pig & Whistle C.C., Bridgwater1973Prohibition – Chicago Style – YMCA C.C., Bridgwater
1974Cossack Cavalcade – Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater1976That Golden Age – YMCA C.C., Bridgwater