Remembrance Lunch 2018 Auction Items

Full Auction and Silent Auction Items for Remembrance Lunch 2018

Please see the following list of items that will be available in a full auction and silent auction at the McCrae’s Battalion lunch on November 11th 2018.

Full auction items will be auctioned in the lunch room by our auctioneer; Silent auction items will be displayed in the hall outside the lunch and will have sheets for entering bids, you can make as many bids on items as you like and we will alert when bidding is about to close.

If you are not attending the lunch, but would like to make a bid for any of the items please email Pam Forbes at quoting the item number and your bid. All items must be paid for on the day (cash, cheque or by card via the Royal Scot’s Club payment facilities).

Item No.Full or Silent AuctionItemDescriptionImage (if available)
1FullHearts Poppy Shirt2018 Match-worn home Poppy shirt from Heart of Midlothian (player shirt still tbc)
2FullSoldier SilhouetteMcCraes's Battalion table top soldier silhouette, with unique plaque customisation, and in special presentation box.
* This item has a reserve price *
3FullTynecastle Park VIP Stadium Tour (3 hour package) for 10 peopleKindly donated by Jambos Kickback
* Private stadium tour, led by Club Ambassador, Gary Locke
* Private hire of the Heart of Midlothian Museum
* Exclusive Museum tour and a chance to handle artefacts not usually on display
* Glass of champagne on arrival
* Four course meal with teas and coffees
* Package for 10 people
4FullTynecastle Park VIP evening Stadium Tour & Whisky Tasting (2 hour package) for 10 peopleKindly donated by Jambos Kickback
* Private Stadium Tour, led by Club Ambassador Gary Locke
* Hire of Museum and tour with curator and a chance to handle artefacts not usually on display
* Canapes and an opportunity to sample our exclusive Hearts Whisky
* For 10 people
5FullMcCraes Match worn shirt from charity matchMatch worn shirt from match between McCrae's Battalion and The Edinburgh Football Club (the world's oldest known football team) at Tynecastle - McCrae's won 3-2, John Robertson was manager and our chairman Lt Col. Gary Tait played centre half.

Item Number 5 - Match-worn McRaes Shirt

6FullSigned ken Buchanan drawingSigned drawing of Ken Buchanan by Lynn Mouat, with a rare opportunity for the auction winner to get a photo with Ken on the day
7FullMint condition Mineral Water Bottle from WWI trenchesUnearthed in the area of the assembly trenches occupied by the 15th and 16th Royal Scots on the first day of the Somme. Thought to be part of a comfort parcel sent to the front line from Edinburgh.
* This item has a reserve price *
8Silent2 Framed Royal Scots Badges2 Framed Royal Scots Badges, with McCrae's plagues, these are unique items
* This item has a reserve price *
9SilentHearts Players past & present DrawingsFramed Pencil drawings of Willie Bauld and Rudi Skacel, by Lynn Mouat

Item Number 9 - Hearts Legends drawings

10SilentHibs players past and present drawingsFramed pencil drawings of Pat Stanton and David Gray, by Lynn Mouat

Item Number 10 - Hibs legends drawings

11SilentDunfermline players past and present drawingsFramed pencil drawings of Roy Barry and Norrie McCathie, by Lynn Mouat

Item Number 11 - Dunfermline legends drawings

12SilentRaith Rovers players past and present drawingsFramed pencil drawings of Willie McNaught and David McGurn, by Lynn Mouat

Item Number 12 - Raith Rovers Legends drawings

13Silent1 x 4 Ball at Deer Park1 x 4 ball at Deer Park golf club, Livingston
Kindly donated by Andy Morris of SAICA
14SilentSandy Potter Drawings5 cartoons drawn for McCrae's Battalion Trust by Sandy Potter - author of the The Scarf, the play inspired by McCrae's Battalion. To be sold separately
15(For sale) £5 eachJohn McCartney BookletsFine facsimile copies of Hearts and The Great war, the booklet written in 1918 by John McCartney , Hearts manager, documenting Hearts sacrifices in the Great War

HEARTS and the Great War


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