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21st November 1953
Cardiff beat the All Blacks

65 years ago, Cardiff RFC produced what is arguably their greatest victory to date 8 points to 3.

1953 Cardiff v New Zealand - programme - Rugby Memorabilia Society

31/12/2018
Cardiff 8 New Zealand 3


Book Release!
130 Years of Bristol Rugby

Bristol Bears Club historian Mark Hoskins has provided a definitive account of the club’s past, with a full chapter devoted to each season. 130 Years of Bristol Rugby tells the fascinating story of Bristol’s premier rugby club from its formation in 1888.



31/12/2018
130 Years of Bristol Rugby


1961 Bev Risman match worn England jersey

A Bev Risman match worn England Jersey from the Haydn Morgan collection. This Jersey was swapped Haydn after the 1961 international between Wales and England played at Cardiff Arms Park.

Bev Risman - match worn England rugby union jersey - Rugby Memorabilia Society
1961 Bev Risman match worn England jersey
05/10/2018


1909 Ireland Jersey
Phil Waller Collection

A match worn Ireland Jersey from the Philip Dudley Waller collection. This Jersey was swapped after the 1909 international between Wales and Ireland played at St Helen’s ‘Swansea’.

1909 Ireland Jersey
1909 Ireland Jersey
05/10/2018


1927
British Tour of Argentina

In 1926 the RFU received an invitation from the River Plate Rugby Union requesting a team of first class players to tour Argentina, This invitation was accepted and a team of English, Scottish & Irish players was assembled and led by Mr James Baxter ‘RFU president’ who would also manage the British Lions of 1930.

1927 Tour

British Tour of Argentina

05/10/2018


Willie Llewellyn
The Road to victory over the 1905 All Blacks

The long awaited biography of Willie Llewellyn will be available from the end of August or at the latest early September 2018. This new book completes the trilogy of books written by Phil Grant on the first golden era of Welsh rugby.

Biography of Willie Llewellyn
Biography of Willie Llewellyn
15/08/2018

RMS Issue 71

The Magazine of the Rugby Memorabilia Society
Issue 71 – August 2018
The latest edition of Touchlines is now available!

RMS Issue 71
RMS Issue 71
15/08/2018

1908 Bert Winfield XV v Duncan McGregor XV
13th October 1908

This match in Wales in October 1908 featured six of the Wallabies then touring Britain and the 1905 All Black, Ernie Booth, who was a journalist with the team. It was a game between a team organised by Bert Winfield, the Newport based Welsh fullback, and Duncan McGregor, the 1905 All Black wing who settled in Gloucester and played league.

1908 Bert Winfield XV v Duncan McGregor XV
1908 Bert Winfield XV v Duncan McGregor XV
18/07/2018