British banjo tail-pieces
By nguiver, Nov 19 2020 05:30PM
From early Victorian times until after the 2nd WW the manufacturing heartland of Britain was in and around Birmingham. Companies like O A Windsor were major producers of the metal and brass components used on thier own banjos and throughout the country for other makers.
For tailpieces: Michael Holmes article on Mugwumps
Antique/Vintage Banjos at auction Collectors Weekly
Banjoleles on David Sims Ukulele Corner
Hank Schwartz site on the history of Fairbanks