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  • OT157

    Minute book, bound and hand-written, Swansea Cricket Club 1866-1871. Digitalised at 175 pages.
  • OT137

    Black ceramic mug commemoration, Wales v Overseas XV during Wales' Centenary Season of 1980-81. Gold rim and base line. Sponsored by Barclays Bank name and logo with "Centenary match" on one side. "Wales v Overseas XV 20th Sept. 1980" on the side. Presented to Geoff Wheel.
  • OT136

    Grogg figurine, Wales second-row Geoff Wheel. Grand Slam of 1976 - 25th Anniversary edition. Produced in 2001.
  • OT135

    Welsh Slate 'rugby Ball'. Award for induction into the Welsh Rugby Former Players' Hall of Fame (WREX) on 12th June 2014. Awarded to Geoff Wheel.
  • OT133

    Players' Presentation Tankard, Welsh Centenary 1881-1981, engraved
  • OT130

    Pewter Tankard, engraved: "Welsh Rugby Legends. Greatest Ever Team - Lock. Sponsored by Linden". Welsh Rugby Legends event and dinner at Cardiff International Arena Thursday 21st November 2002.
  • OT129

    Grogg figurine, Wales second-row Allan Martin and Geoff Wheel. Limited edition (300). Produced in 2004.
  • OT128

    Waterford Crystal Wine Decanter and stopper with silver engraved plate on chain. 1978 Grand Slam
  • OT127

    Ceramic Plate, White with gold border. WRU motif, & feathers above a rugby ball in centre. Red Welsh dragon and "Wales Cymru" at top. Text in Welsh & English around rim: "Triple Crown and Championship Winners 1975-1976". Signatures of Welsh players reproduced on plate.
  • OT115

    Letter: 2 pages (written on 3 sides)Hand written in black pen. Swansea tour to Paris, set #8: Dated: no date given but contemporary to other items in the Paris tour April 1899. Comprises a list of deposits and payments by club members and guests toward the trip to Paris 14th to 17th April 1899. Dimensions: w5 1/2" x h8" (13.2cm x 20.6cm).
  • OT114

    Letter: Type written carbon copy on Headed paper of Thomas Cook & Son, Travel Agents. Swansea tour to Paris correspondence, set #7: Stamped 25th April 1899. Printed on both sides. From Thomas Cook & Son to F E Perkins, Swansea RFC. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm).
  • OT113

    Letter: Type written carbon copy on Headed paper of Thomas Cook & Son, Travel Agents. Swansea tour to Paris correspondence, set #6: Stamped 19th April 1899. Printed on one side. From Thomas Cook & Son to F E Perkins, Swansea RFC. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm).
  • OT112

    Letter: Type written carbon copy on Headed paper of Thomas Cook & Son, Travel Agents. Swansea tour to Paris correspondence, set #5: Stamped 11th April 1899. Printed both sides. From Thomas Cook & Son to F E Perkins, Swansea RFC. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm). Envelope incudes additional handwritten letter on headed thomas Cook & Son paper, to F E Perkins, also dated 11th April.
  • OT111

    Letter: Type written carbon copy on Headed paper of Thomas Cook & Son, Travel Agents. Swansea tour to Paris correspondence, set #4: Dated: 6th April 1899. Printed both sides. From Thomas Cook & Son to F E Perkins, Swansea RFC. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm). Envelope incudes a handwritten reply in pencil from F E Perkins from 8th April. (Dimensions: w5 1/4 x h8 1/4 (w13.5cm x h21cm). Also included is a Baggage Insurance Form (blue paper) rubber stamped "Post Office Dept., Chief Office, London". terms & conditions printed on reverse. The form has not been filed in. Dimensions: w9 3/4" x h6 1/4" (25cm x 15.5cm)
  • OT110

    Letter: Type written carbon copy on Headed paper of Thomas Cook & Son, Travel Agents. Swansea tour to Paris correspondence, set #3: Stamped 11th March 1899. Printed one side. From Thomas Cook & Son to F E Perkins, Swansea RFC. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm).
  • OT109

    Letter: Type written carbon copy on Headed paper of Thomas Cook & Son, Travel Agents. Swansea tour to Paris correspondence, set #2: Stamped 8th March 1899. Printed one side. From Thomas Cook & Son to F E Perkins, Swansea RFC. Envelope incudes a previous correspondence between Thomas Cooke's and James Livingstone of the Swansea club, from 9th Feb. 1899. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm). also carbon copy of handwritten letter from F E Perkins to Thomas cook & Son dated 2nd March 1899 (Dimensions: w10 3/4 x h8 1/4 (w27cm x h21cm) and acknowledgement from Thomas Cook & Sons dated 8th March 1899. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm).
  • OT108

    Letter: Type written carbon copy on Headed paper of Thomas Cook & Son, Travel Agents. Swansea tour to Paris correspondence, set #1: Stamped 3 March 1899. Correspondence dated: 23rd March 1898 and 2nd March 1899. Printed both sides. Between Thomas Cook & Son and Swansea RFC. Envelope incudes a previous correspondence between Thomas Cooke's and James Livingstone of the Swansea club, from 23rd March 1898. Dimensions: w8" x h10 1/4" (20.5cm x 26cm).
  • OT096

    Gilbert rugby ball - USA Rugby. White with navy and red facing colours. Signed by unknown players.
  • OT098

    Penknife, White metal, two blades. Inscription on both sides to achievements of Swansea & Welsh international full-back W.J. Bancroft. Inscriptions: "World's record - 33 international - 600 Swansea club matches" on one side and : "W.J. Bancroft Capt. Glamorgan County F.C." on the other.
  • OT097

    Penknife, White metal, two blades. Inscription on both sides to achievements of Swansea & Welsh international full-back W.J. Bancroft. Inscriptions: "World's record - 33 international - 600 Swansea club matches" on one side and : "W.J. Bancroft Capt. Glamorgan County F.C." on the other. Verdigris damage from sea salt on one corner.
  • OT099

    Ten years history of Swansea Football Club. Item has been digitalised.
  • MD017

    Brass Plaque from commemorative clock, Swansea v South Africa
  • MD016

    Brass Plaque from commemorative clock, Swansea v South Africa
  • BZ012

    Blazer Badger, Swansea RFC. Circa 1910. Black shield with red Swansea 'castle' motif. From the Swansea Blazer of W J Trew.
  • OT088

    Ceramic plate, white with painted illustration of a rugby player and "La Federacion Valenciana de Rugby" above illustration and "A Swansea Athletic Abril '78" beneath. The La Federacion Valanciana De Rugby badge is featured in the middle. Makers' signature on the reverse. Diameter: 13 3/4" (34.5cm)