Turtle Hill Banjo Company

Turtle Hill
Banjo Company
David E. Schenkman
PO Box 2866
La Plata, MD 20646
What's New on the Website
Roni Stoneman Visits Turtle Hill
New Banjos
Resonator Banjos


2001 Fender Prototype
Spectacular Nechville Custom
Custom with prewar archtop tone ring
Ome Bright Angel
Bishline Harvest (new model)
Nechville 30th Anniversary
1993 Gibson RB-3; wreath inlay
Bellbird Carillon
Spectacular Custom with Prewar rim
Circa 1999 Nechville Phantom
Ode Style D
Deering Artisan Goodtime Special
Gibson TB-11 conversion
1930s Gibson KK-11 conversion
1930s Gibson KK-10 conversion
1926 Gibson TB-3 conversion
PREWAR GIBSON BANJOS We always have lots of interesting prewar banjos in stock. At the present time our inventory includes TB-11 (several of them), TB-1, TB-2, TB-3, TB-4, TB-6 Checkerboard, TB-75, and a rosewood Bella Voce. If you are SERIOUSLY interested, give us a call. Openback Banjos
1923 Vega Little Wonder; 5-string neck
1880s S.S. Stewart Lady
Mike Ramsey Presentation Grade
Mike Ramsey Presentation Grade 12" Fretless
1928 Vega Tubaphone; fancy M. Ramsey neck
Mike Ramsey Minstrel
1912 Vega with David Ball neck
Tenor Banjos 2000 Ome Custom Magician tenor
1929 Gibson TB-1
1928 Gibson TB-6 Checkerboard archtop Mandolins
2009 Sumi S-5DX; Fern inlay
Ratliff F-5 Other Instruments Accessories

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