Rugby Memorabilia Society - Official Site

Welcome to the Brand new website!

Deepest condolences for the passing of our Vice President Sir Colin Meads

As you will all no doubt know by now, our Vice President, legend and NZ icon, Sir Colin 'Pinetree' Meads passed away after a long and typically brave battle with illness. He will be sorely missed not only by the RMS but the whole rugby world:
3 June 1936 – 20 August 2017
RIP Colin.

Sir Colin Meads
08/09/2017

Khaki-clad Springboks: a book of matches played by the 6th SA Armoured Division 1943-1946

The book is custom size 220 x 275, 152 pages with numerous action photos in black and white. The edition is limited to 150 copies by Gideon Nieman. The price is R380.

1968 Bob Taylor Jersey
Khaki Clad
09/09/2017


The Magazine of the Rugby Memorabilia Society Issue 68 – August 2017

The latest edition of Touchlines (Tough, Lions!) is currently available! All RMS members will receive a copy of this magazine at no extra charge (This is included in your annual subscription).

Touchlines - Issue 68, August 2017
08/09/2017

2017 Samoa Vs Wales

The rare and sought after programme from the Wales tour match against Samoa played in Apia Park Stadium on the 23rd June 2017.

Samoa v Wales programme 2017
2017 Samoa Vs Wales
08/09/2017


Cartoon illustrations

A selection of Cartoon illustrations from the Welsh Newspaper ‘Evening Express’ covering matches involving Cardiff RFC.

1903 - 7th Feb - Evening Express - cardiff v Blackheath (2)

03/08/2017

1947 France v Wales

Welsh team pack leader Bill Tamplin won his hardest match of the season with a tremendous penalty goal from just inside the French half shortly before the interval.

JBG
1947 France v Wales
03/08/2017

1950 New Zealand v British Lions 1st Test

The British Isles Rugby team surprised its most enthusiastic supporters with a greatly improved display when it played a drawn game in the first Test against New Zealand at Carisbrook.The weather was almost perfect and the ground in excellent order. The crowd was estimated at 35,000.

New Zealand v British Isles - 1st Test
1950 New Zealand v British Lions 1st Test
07/07/2017