Risdon’s Steel Orchestra, a steel pan band, at St. Maarten Carnival, 1976.
Photo by John van Sluis.
Risdon was Porkchop from town and Pott Steelers was Chester York (I think) from Middle Region nevertheless there was a beautiful rivalry between the two. The only way for the steel bands to move forward was to push the frame. I remember pushing Risdon Steel band for Jouvert as a teenager.