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Two Day Auction of Rugby & Football Memorabilia
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The Old Shippon
Wall Under Heywood
CHURCH STRETTON, Church Stretton, Shropshire
United Kingdom
Two Day Auction of Rugby & Football Memorabilia

Day One - Rugby Memorabilia Lots 1 to 441; Day Two - Football Memorabilia Lots 442 to 970

Auction dates
Dec 09, 2020 10:00 AM GMT
Dec 10, 2020 10:00 AM GMT
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1947 England v France Rugby Programme: England shared the title and this is a lovely clean card to
1948 England v Wales Rugby Programme: Only the expected pocket folds to note on this good 4pp
1948 England v Ireland Rugby Programme: Ireland swept the board and here’s the sought-after
1949 England v France Rugby Programme: Pocket fold on otherwise splendid Twickenham 4pp card
1973/93 Wales v Japan & Canada Rugby Programmes (2): Two less usual opponents for Wales at
1998/2000 Italy v Romania & Argentina Rugby Programmes (2): Scarce, colourful but unusually laid-out
1995/98 S Pacific & Down Under Rugby Programmes (2): Large issues for Hawkes Bay v the Cook Islands,
1951/1953 Ireland v England Rugby Programmes (2): Former an Irish title winning season, latter an
1954 Ireland v Wales Rugby Programme: For Bryn Meredith’s first cap in this season when Wales shared
1955/1970/1972/1975 Four Nations Special Celebration Rugby Programmes (4): England & Wales and
1978/1984 France v Ireland Rugby Programmes (2): 32pp attractive as ever French designs for the Parc
1995/2000 France v NZ Rugby Programmes (2): Nice pair, the first from Paris in traditional style,
1996 & 1997 France v S Africa Rugby Programmes (2): Both from Parc des Princes and in the usual
1978/1998 France v Ireland and v Australia (2): From Colombes and then the new Stade de France, a
1946/1947 Welsh Home Rugby Programmes (2): Victory International at Cardiff 1946 v Ireland, pages
2016/2019 Special Rugby Programmes in Wales (2): The 2016 special match issue from the University of
1979 Transvaal v Invitational XV March 1979: Minor nicks & wear to interesting programme with many
Scarce Signed 2003 Jonny Wilkinson Training Kit: Very special, a pair of Nike England team issue
Scarce Signed Wales RWC 2019 Player Issue Shorts (2): XXL Under Armour high-tech fully logoed team
Rugby Club Histories (4): Four substantial, worthwhile West Country offerings from Barnstaple (
Rugby Club History: The well known and impressive 1929 hardback 284pp volume Fifty Years of
Rugby Club History etc (2): Sought after large format, attractive, well researched and illustrated
Western Mail Big Match Rugby Press Supplements (Qty): Over 100 incl some duplication, overwhelmingly
European Rugby Champions Cup Media Guides (15): Chunky, stat-and-fact-packed items given to the
European Rugby Challenge Cup Media Guides (9): Before amalgamating with the Champions Cup Guide in
English Rugby Official Club Directories (12): Of the first 15 editions of this large detailed
English Rugby RFU Handbooks (5): One small, marked edition, 1979-80 and four large ‘uniform’ issues,
International Rugby Board Handbook 1997 and Year Book 2007 (2): Thick, heavy issues, the leatherette
Six Nations Rugby Media & Official Guides etc (8): The chunky, packed Media Guides for 2005, 2010,
New Zealand All Blacks Media Guides (4): Various sizes and styles, all interesting, 1993 (
Pro 12/14 & equivalents Media Guides etc (4): Rarely with the same sponsor, the interesting guides
Assorted Rugby Media Guides (5): Issues for the Australian Wallabies (RWC 1999 and 2010); for the
Wales Interest Rugby Selection (Qty): WRU Handbook for the 125th Season of the WRU, 2005-6; the
Various Club Rugby Media Guides & Magazines (Qty): Bath (1991 Brochure, 1997 v Pau press pack,
Mint Webb Ellis Leather ‘Wales Rugby Club Greatest Ever’ Ball: Full size ball, yet to be inflated,
European Rugby Champions Cup Final etc Programmes (5): Mostly large glossy issues from 1998, 2007,
European Rugby Champions Cup Final etc & Pool Programmes (8): Four finals - 1998, 2007, 2011 &
European Rugby Champions Cup Final & Pool Programmes (3): Finals at Bordeaux 1998 & Cardiff 2011 and
European Rugby Champions Cup Semi-Final Rugby Programmes (10): Lovely selection, 1997 Bath v Pau,
Special Matches Rugby Programmes (6): Nice variety - Varsity Matches 2011 & 2014 (marking WW1
S African Rugby Trio (3): Lovely large unmarked Springbok Wall Calendar, 100 years of SA tests,
Pro-12/14 Rugby Finals & Semis Rugby Programmes (5): 2001 & 2003 Semis, Munster v Ulster; 2003 Final
WRU Cup Final Rugby Programmes (15): Great run from 1989-2005 lacking only 1991 & 2004. All at
WRU Cup Final Rugby Programmes (9): Issues from 1994-2003 inclusive except for 2001. VG
WRU Cup Final & Semis Rugby Programmes (9): Finals of 1998, 1999 & 2000 and Semis from 1995 &
Rugby Programme Cup & Tour Selection (16): Issues to inc Wales on tour, and Heineken, EDF, Tetley’s,
Rugby Programme All Levels Selection (16): RWC Quarter Final 2007, NZ v F; Wales v England 1987 &
Welsh Interest Rugby Book Selection (6): Autobiographies of Mervyn Davies, Rob Howley & Gavin
Rugby General Interest Book Selection B (7): Pictorial Hist 5 Nations, Five Go To War, 1999; Bath
Scarce 1962 British Lions in S Africa Test Rugby Programme: 3rd Test at Cape Town, August 4th. Large
Scarce 1962 British Lions in S Africa Rugby Programme: Junior Springboks v the British tourists at
Very Rare 1937 Rugby Booklet, S Africa in NSW: Lovely small, neat fold over card with paper pages,
Rare 1949 Rugby Booklet, NZ tour to S Africa: Small neat 12pp itinerary with diagrams of Test
Rare 1949 NZ Complete Record of the 1949 tour to S Africa Booklet: With a little foxing to front
Rare 1964 Rugby Programme from the French tour of S Africa: 4pp Cape Town issue for Western Province
1968 France v S Africa 2nd Test Rugby Programme: 32pp attractive issue for the clash at Stade
Rare 1953 Natal v Australia Rugby Programme: 40pp carefully compiled effort with thoughtful pen
Rare 1925 Rugby Menu, Glasgow Academicals v Oxford University: Some staining but also 31
Rare 1926 S African Rugby Book: “My Recollections and Reminiscences” by Billy Millar, Springbok
1931 Rugby Team Postcard SA Springbok Tourists to UK: Good clear image, fully named, of the South