- 1977 - 1992 (Creation)
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Croydon Philharmonic Society was founded in 1914 (initially as Croydon Sacred Harmonic Society) by Alan J. Kirby (1889-1959) who remained its conductor until 1957. In 1937 it was at its peak, with 160 members.
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File of correspondence of John Gent, Chairman of Association 1975-1992 when falling membership meant that the Association was wound up.