Alan Dunster’s Winning Tuba

This Tuba, presented by Alan Dunster won both the “Best Presented Find” and “Best Find” awards at last nights AGM – Well done Alan.


This musical instrument was made by the Salvation Army for John Ridgeon in 1917/1918. It was part of the cargo of the streamship “Shirala” 5306 GRT enroute from London to Bombay, sinking on 1st July 1918

Declared to the Reciever od Wreck: Droit No. 311/07