86th Royal Devonshire Minstrels

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The 86th Royal Devonshire Minstrels was a regimental troupe

Under the patronaged of Captain Jackson of the 86th Royal Downshire Regiment, they were active between 1868 and 1872, specializing in Christy style minstrel perfomances.


1869: Performed a Grand Christy Entertainment Show in the Oddfellows Hall on 19 April 1869 and another evening's entertainment on the 27th May, then reappeared with similar work (and billed as a "celebrated Troupe") in 1872.