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First Name :   Steven
email :   ssasenick@comcast.net
Cortley Model Number :   J-6500 Cortez
Serial Number :   70474
Manufacture Date :   1977?
Comments :   bought it in 1978. never learned to pay until 5 yrs ago. great condition and still sounds perfect! Not sure if it is worth much.
First Name :   donald
email :   PUPPIE58@YAHOO.COM
Cortley Model Number :   870
Serial Number :   ?????
Manufacture Date :   ?????
Comments :   PURCHASED AT YARD SELL FOR 25 DOLLERS
First Name :   Dave
email :   ddavis281@cox.net
Cortley Model Number :   CF 85
Serial Number :   60915
Manufacture Date :   
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First Name :   Wayne
email :   wreeh@conarcdesignbuild.com
Cortley Model Number :   WT150
Serial Number :   51016
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   I purchased my Cortley new right out of high school in 1973. Its sat up for 20 years. I just restrung it and it still sounds as fresh as the day it was new.
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Comments :   BY THE WAY MY SITE IS WWW.LISAANDGALEN THANKS
First Name :   GALEN
email :   
Cortley Model Number :   DOVE
Serial Number :   
Manufacture Date :   
Comments :   I WILL HAVE TO GET BACK TO YOU.I AM SO HAPPY TO FIND THIS SITE. I DO NOT USE COMPUTERS MUCH SO THIS IS JUST COOL. I HAVE BEEN A TOURING GUITARIST ALL MY LIFE-AND A COMPOSER. MY CORTLEY HAS BEEN JUST ABOUT EVERYWHERE WITH ME.I DO NOT USE IT ON GIGS OFTEN B
First Name :   david
email :   corpusheen@yahoo .com
Cortley Model Number :   ce222
Serial Number :   026467
Manufacture Date :   unknow
Comments :   with grover tuners its hard beat
First Name :   Paul
email :   paul_witt89@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   W65 H
Serial Number :   41269
Manufacture Date :   N/A
Comments :   Gibson hummingbird copy,it was my fathers & has been well played.
First Name :   michael jennings
email :   jenningsmr@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   cf-85
Serial Number :   71014
Manufacture Date :   cant find
Comments :   i got my guatar around 1974 its in ex condition and still play regulerly just woundering about vaulue any coment appiciated
First Name :   mike bayless
email :   mbay3926@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   cortez
Serial Number :   J 6500
Manufacture Date :   1975
Comments :   what a GREAT guitar been playing it for years if you would lik a pic just E mail
First Name :   Casey
email :   tfcasey@pvco.net
Cortley Model Number :   34something something
Serial Number :   ?
Manufacture Date :   ?
Comments :   This Cortley is a baritone ukulele. Im new to the ukulele but it seems to have a nice, rich sound. Its been lying around for years and I just recently decided to string it.
First Name :   Guy Howe
email :   grhowe1@cox.net
Cortley Model Number :   unknown
Serial Number :   unk
Manufacture Date :   1970s
Comments :   its a 12 string, wonderful sound. I still play it.
First Name :   al
email :   koonyow1@suddenlink.net
Cortley Model Number :   ce223 maybe
Serial Number :   766915
Manufacture Date :   circa mid 70s ???
Comments :   shes a bound neck and body goldtop with a semi hollow space under the top. why, i dont know...maybe for tone? she came with the deluxe style pickups(smaller than normal humbuckers)i lost her once and found her in a pawn shop many years later. thinkin abou
First Name :   Ronnie
email :   rmagg@comcast.net
Cortley Model Number :   CF30
Serial Number :   none
Manufacture Date :   n/a
Comments :   I recieved this guitar as a gift for my 18th birthday when I joined the navy. My mother bought it so I wouldnt take my 1963 Martin D-28 with me on the ship. Needless to say I fell in love with the instrument. I have played it on beaches from Singapore to
First Name :   Mike
email :   dm_ryan@msn.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF-75
Serial Number :   60970
Manufacture Date :   ?????
Comments :   These are the only numbers on the inside label along with Made in Japan. I do not know if 60970 is date of manufacture or serial number.
First Name :   james
email :   jamestlewisjr@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   019793
Serial Number :   019793
Manufacture Date :   n/a
Comments :   i got a 74-78 custom cortley lp
First Name :   Esthelene
email :   emcagle@hotmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   
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Comments :   I have a Cortley guitar, that has no Model #, no serial # or manufacture date listed. It has a label on the inside that says Cortley 45. Under the name, it has Made in USA. I cant find any info on this Cortley guitar. It also has on the top of the neck Co
First Name :   Chase
email :   skcbmckenney
Cortley Model Number :   F 100
Serial Number :   51057
Manufacture Date :   No Date
Comments :   Purchased at pawn shop. Does not appear to have CF 100, just F 100 does have Maxwell Myers Inc in Texas and Southland Musical Merchandise Corp N. Carolina. Do you know anything about this guitar?
First Name :   RAY
email :   rh32526@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   W65H
Serial Number :   0213
Manufacture Date :   
Comments :   THE ONLY NUMBERS ARE WROTE IN INK UNDER THE MODEL NUMBER THEY ARE 0213.NO NUMBERS ARE STAMPED ANYWHERE
First Name :   Tom
email :   tomk@outgun.com
Cortley Model Number :   J-6000
Serial Number :   71290
Manufacture Date :   mid 70s?
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First Name :   Brian
email :   hamrnmel@hotmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF-65
Serial Number :   60753
Manufacture Date :   ??
Comments :   I bought this guitar about 15 years ago from a co-worker for Best I have spent in a long time. What a beautiful sounding guitar !
First Name :   Joe
email :   skullbone59@hotmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   WT-150
Serial Number :   51050
Manufacture Date :   
Comments :   This is all of the numbers I can find on the Cortley Label.
First Name :   Tommy
email :   shaw437954@bellsouth.net
Cortley Model Number :   
Serial Number :   768905
Manufacture Date :   
Comments :   I am not sure about the model number or the manufacture date. This is what I am looking for. I hope you can help. It is a Les Paul Style guitar.
First Name :   daniel biddix
email :   rdbiddix@maylandcc.edu
Cortley Model Number :   CF-95
Serial Number :   60770
Manufacture Date :   
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First Name :   Wade Tucker
email :   colomgb@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF75
Serial Number :   60910
Manufacture Date :   
Comments :   One of the nicest knock-offs Ive ever owned. Great action and the sound is rich especially in the low range. Im amazed at how well it holds tune.
First Name :   JIm Browning
email :   Merc1940@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF-85
Serial Number :   60901
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   My Dad left me this guitar, he died in 1984. It is a very good guitar and I do play alittle. I have always wonder what it is worth. It is in very very good condition.
First Name :   Rob
email :   
Cortley Model Number :   CF95
Serial Number :   
Manufacture Date :   
Comments :   I purchased what I think was a CF95 in 1976. I know it had the 3-pc back. I lost track of it twenty years ago, but have been looking for information about Cortley for years. Thanks for the website!
First Name :   Airon Paul Dugas
email :   airondugas@gmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   w-200
Serial Number :   61260
Manufacture Date :   
Comments :   My mom bought this for my dad in the 70s and he gave it to me. I have been playing it for about 16 years and is hands down my favorite guitar. This is coming from a guy who owns 2 badass vintage Gibsons and a number of other great guitars. My aunt also ha
First Name :   Deborah Rutter
email :   deborahrutter@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   860
Serial Number :   70392
Manufacture Date :   unknown...mid 70S
Comments :   I havent seen this version anywhere...any have any ideas?
First Name :   Travis
email :   Bottoms12906@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   cf85
Serial Number :   60997
Manufacture Date :   ?????
Comments :   The guitar belong to my great grandpa and he had it as long as i remember. When he died my grandma got it and gave it to me. Holds a special place in my heart. plays great, sounds great and it still looks great. great web site Ive been looking for one. If
First Name :   Neil
email :   hobberdidance@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   Cortley 5-string banjo
Serial Number :   
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Comments :   I dont know anything about this banjo and cant seem to find anything out yet. Where are they made? Neil
First Name :   Neil
email :   neilreeves@bellsouth.net
Cortley Model Number :   W120
Serial Number :   0308
Manufacture Date :   70s
Comments :   
First Name :   Walt
email :   walt.petty.hou2@statefarm.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF 85
Serial Number :   71077
Manufacture Date :   1977
Comments :   IN like new condition. Bought Houston,TX in 1977. Has sticker inside dist by Maxwell Meyers, Southland Music. Great full tone guitar, plays easy.
First Name :   Rick
email :   karrabo@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF-65
Serial Number :   60739
Manufacture Date :   60s or 70s
Comments :   Bought off eBay from Lawman Mike. In excellent condition,all original Excellent resonance,tone and volume
First Name :   John
email :   guitardove222@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF 347
Serial Number :   60545
Manufacture Date :   Unknown
Comments :   I bought this guitar in July 2008, for 72 bucks including S&H; in perfect condition...not a ding, dent or scratch anywhere! My first classical guitar and it didnt take me long to grow attached to it...beautiful guitar with great sound and clarity!
First Name :   Elmer
email :   Countylineguitarist@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   CE222
Serial Number :   012373
Manufacture Date :   ??????
Comments :   My cortley LP copy is just absolutely amazing! I bought it at a pawn shop a while back for a hundred bucks, hardshell case and all. The tuners sucked so i replaced them with grovers and the pickups were really worn out so i put a P94R (neck) and a P94T (b
First Name :   david
email :   jeentar@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   l.p. coustom blk gold hrd.ware.
Serial Number :   026467
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   bought in south tex. pawn shop i set it up for my on taste love to play real vintage quality its a great player
First Name :   Dennis
email :   doyle.dennis@sbcglobal.net
Cortley Model Number :   CF-95
Serial Number :   61250
Manufacture Date :   ??????
Comments :   It was distributed by Maxwell Myers in Texas.Southland Musical Merchandise corp. N. Carolina What is it worth now because it just has a beautiful sound.
First Name :   Raymond
email :   lakesidecrappie@hotmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   W65H
Serial Number :   60967
Manufacture Date :   ?
Comments :   Im not sure the manufacturing date but I bought my guitar over 30 years ago at Tri_City Music in West Columbia, SC.
First Name :   David
email :   austinmcnairy@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF-45
Serial Number :   70895
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   I got this guitar for Christmas in 1974. Just wondering about some history on Cortley Guitars. It has a 3 piece back with inlays on the frets. Sounds GREAT!
First Name :   greg
email :   gregorysloaneyahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   cf 150
Serial Number :   50231
Manufacture Date :   ?
Comments :   I fuond this guitar at a yard sale in Somerset,KY, and only paid for it. Paper label is mostly torn away, and sometime in its life someone added electronics to it which had been removed prior to my dicovery of this guitar, but the evidence clearly rem
First Name :   Greg Hughey
email :   hudawg117@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   45
Serial Number :   Unknown
Manufacture Date :   Unknown
Comments :   Hi, I have a very old Cortly 45 acoustic guitar that is labeled CORTLEY 45 made in U.S.A. on the label inside the sound hole. The headstock is also labeled CORTLEY Steel Reinforced Neck, Made in U.S.A. I havent found any information on U.S.A. made Cortley
First Name :   stephen kelley
email :   georgiacuz48@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   cf 95
Serial Number :   80g47
Manufacture Date :   ?
Comments :   bought at a church yard sale,no strings and plastic bridge missing.cleaned it up,put parts back on,and it sounds as goodas my north america gibson ephiphone,maby better.but stringaction doesnt come close yet,but will when im finished.I also have a cort gu
First Name :   Steve
email :   sshelton81@triad.rr.com
Cortley Model Number :   WT-150
Serial Number :   0690
Manufacture Date :   Not listed
Comments :   Label reads Courtley Exclusively distributed by Maxwell Meyers, Inc. in Texas Southland Musical Merchandise Corporation in N. Carolina Model No. WT-150 Made in Japan This Courtly appears to have a Cortez serial number? Any info appreciated.
First Name :   joe
email :   series15@netzero.com
Cortley Model Number :   cf-150
Serial Number :   71123
Manufacture Date :   dont know
Comments :   I have had this guitar since about 1981,I bought it in a Houston pawn shop for about , if I remember right.This guitar has been all around the country with me.It holds its tune like almost no other guitar I own.
First Name :   Jon
email :   jonreneau@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF-75
Serial Number :   60682
Manufacture Date :   ????
Comments :   This was my first guitar ever. 50 later it is still my fav. fret bars are so worn though.
First Name :   Greg Wolf
email :   gtwolf@bellsouth.net
Cortley Model Number :   cf45
Serial Number :   ?
Manufacture Date :   1978
Comments :   My first guitar was a Cortley CF45 Guild copy. It had a fine sound, but was hard to play. I never had the action set right. I wish I still had it. I still own a 78 model Cortley banjo, RB250 copy.
First Name :   Mike
email :   tmgiddens@bellsouth.net
Cortley Model Number :   347
Serial Number :   0656
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   This guitar was bought by my father sometime during the late 70s. Cant find much information about this or any Cortley guitar. This classical guitar is in perfect shape. It hasnt been played since 1982.
First Name :   kelly
email :   jandkpaint@msn.com
Cortley Model Number :   wt 150
Serial Number :   0427
Manufacture Date :   ???
Comments :   This is a beautiful 12 string . I get confused because the wt150 is on top and the 0427 is just below those numbers but it dosnt say serial number just the numbers I stated do you know about this guitar ?? Thanks kelly
First Name :   jamie
email :   gibsonj45lvr@mac.com
Cortley Model Number :   cf-65h
Serial Number :   80613
Manufacture Date :   ?
Comments :   Mine is a Hummingbird copy. My Uncle Russ owned it and was given to me after his parting. It is in Great shape with RUSS written in sparkles on the front of the body. Awsome!
First Name :   bud
email :   budg49@hotmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   cf 347
Serial Number :   unknown
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   this guitar sounds and plays great. I found it in a pawn shop and worked at getting this paint smudges and dirt off. thanks for the informative site.
First Name :   Gary
email :   garyjobob@epix.net
Cortley Model Number :   J6500
Serial Number :   70302
Manufacture Date :   no idea!
Comments :   the guitar is in like new condition and sounds great. it was stuck in a friends attic for years and needed lots of TLC. i adjusted the neck and put a set of martin light strings on it. the maple sides and 2 piece back are beautiful. the abalone purfling b
First Name :   Rick
email :   karrabo@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   CE222
Serial Number :   019835
Manufacture Date :   Not sure
Comments :   Les Paul Custom all original,in good condition. Plays great.Bought from a fellow 3 miles down the road from me.
First Name :   Ed
email :   brentoned@hotmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   860
Serial Number :   71229
Manufacture Date :   ?
Comments :   Acoustic purchased at a pawn shop for back in 90 or 91. 3/4 body size, full neck. Still in great shape and sounds better than most of the expensive guitars Ive tried in the music stores. Any ideas about this one?
First Name :   Mike
email :   Rigorousbean@gmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   347
Serial Number :   0645
Manufacture Date :   ?
Comments :   This particular Cortley is a classical. It is made in Japan and is from either the late 60s or early 70s (I think). I know nothing else about it. If anyone could help me, I would love you forever!
First Name :   Charlie
email :   bat@xyz.net
Cortley Model Number :   CF 45
Serial Number :   70815
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   Appears solid spruce top with much bearclaw figure. MOP/Abalone inlay in rosewood(?) fretboard which is iveroid bound. Abalone/ivoroid binding and abalone & black/white inlay around soundhole. Mahogany neck, 3-piece back, and sides of rosewood (solid???).
First Name :   Lawrence
email :   lawrence @ capitol sheds. com
Cortley Model Number :   CF 95
Serial Number :   60962
Manufacture Date :   1970s
Comments :   I just found it its in pretty good shape any idea what its value is
First Name :   Rick
email :   karrabo@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF30
Serial Number :   70819
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   I think it was made in the 70s. Has had a bridge doctor installed but still has great resonance.
First Name :   Red
email :   Chestnutridge2@juno.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF65
Serial Number :   71124
Manufacture Date :   Unknown
Comments :   This box looks like the Gibson dove, is natural finished and has a great resonance. Mint condition!
First Name :   Red
email :   Chestnutridge2@juno.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF100
Serial Number :   71102
Manufacture Date :   Unknown
Comments :   This is a 3/4 size guitar with the sound of any full sized box Ive heard. Excellent quality
First Name :   Ray
email :   Raycwag@aol.com
Cortley Model Number :   LP copy
Serial Number :   016540
Manufacture Date :   Dont know
Comments :   I found this blonde tiger striped gem on ebay a few years ago. The next day I won another Cortley LP copy from another seller I had bid on earlier. This one was a tobacco burst. They both arrived on the same day. Both mint with mint cases. It was one of t
First Name :   aaron
email :   baronferran@hotmail.com
Cortley Model Number :   cortez j6000
Serial Number :   70166
Manufacture Date :   1970
Comments :   i will send photos soon,i think cortez is the original name before cortly and now cort!
First Name :   John
email :   guitardove222@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   W 65-H
Serial Number :   60924
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   A Gibson Dove Copy. (Sunburst) This guitar is near mint condition. It is pictured on the Web Site.
First Name :   John
email :   guitardove222@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF 150 12 String
Serial Number :   80614
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   I purchased this guitar used in 2007 for This guitar is pictured on the Web Site.
First Name :   John
email :   guitardove222@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   CF 75
Serial Number :   60965
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   Copy of Martin D45, This guitar is pictured on the Web site.
First Name :   John
email :   guitardove222@yahoo.com
Cortley Model Number :   J 6000
Serial Number :   70307
Manufacture Date :   unknown
Comments :   Guitar purchased in 1979. This guitar is the J 6000 pictured on the web site.

  
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