Broadway Bass 1925

Dating from 1961/2, built in the UK by Fenton Weill, this bass featured a “sensitive pick-up unit”, separate volume and tone controls and a “quick change rhythm/solo switch” and retailed for 33 1/2 gns – its waterproof “carrying bag” retailed for just £2-0-10p!

Check the Historic Guitars page for an extensive write up.

Watch this bass played by David Greenaway:

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Guitar Makers:

Broadway, Fenton Weill

Notable people:

Henry Weill