Archives: March 2019

  1. Rare Boating Blazer - Rowing in England Memorabilia

    Rare Boating Blazer - Rowing in England Memorabilia
    Rare boating blazer memorabilia with matching cap, probably Guard's Boating Club, late 19th century, labelled Farrell & Sons, Camberley The first gentlemen’s boat clubs were those formed by the schools of Eton and Westminster in the late eighteenth century…… The ad hoc arrangements at the schools became organised into school boat clubs in 1813 at Westminster and 1816 at Eton...
  2. MCC tour of Australia 1936 Rare Cricket Memorabilia

    MCC tour of Australia 1936 Rare Cricket Memorabilia
      M.C.C. tour of Australia 1936/37. Large mono photograph of the ship R.M.S. Orion at harbour in Venice on route to Australia in 1936. Signed to the skyline of the photograph by the M.C.C. touring party in black ink by all seventeen members of the touring team plus the Manager, Captain R. Howard. The eighteen signatures are Gubby Allen (Captain...

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