Day 1 Lot 53

Cliff Jones’ Collection of Rugby Programmes, Menus etc...

Auction Date: 21/04/2021 at 10am

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Cliff Jones’ Collection of Rugby Programmes, Menus etc etc (30+): Reportedly from Major Cliff’s archive, and with many invites, notes, menus, tickets etc clearly his own property, a good spread of programmes from Wales v France 1980, 1988 & 1990; v England 1981 & 1989 and away at Twickenham 1980; v Ireland 1981 & 1989 (2); v Scotland 1990 (2): v President’s XV (that was him!), v soiled, 1981; v Barbarians 1990; and the Four Nations match at Cardiff, 1980, WRU Centenary. Also, quite scarce, North Wales v International Overseas XV, 1980 Bridgend v a Welsh XV 1989; WRU Cup Finals 1984, 1989 & 1990; Pontypridd v Australia 1981; Llanelli v Public School Wanderers 1986; Scarce WRU Centenary merchandise catalogue & events for Snooker (Ebbw Vale) and Darts (Llwynypia) 1980, fascinating with Welsh Rugby Stars in action; The Welsh launch of the Rothman’s Rugby Yearbook 1980-1; Christ College and Llandovery programmes for the 100th & 101st games, 1988 & 1989 (worn & writing); a near mint copy of the Monmouth School brochure for their rugby and shooting tour of Canada, 1977; and Cliff’s vice-president’s fixture booklet for London Welsh, 1982-3.

Hammer Price: £25.00