Taranaki Rugby Football Union programmes

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A collection of rugby programmes of provincial and international games played at Rugby Park, New Plymouth 1937 - 1996.
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  Box 1

Folder 1.

Triangular Tournament 1918, Auckland Grammar School, Nelson College, New Plymouth Boys High School, Pukekura Park New Plymouth, 24, 26, 28 August 1918.

Jubilee Reunion of the Taranaki Rugby Football Union1885-1935, Town Hall Stratford 21 October 1935. Programme and four tickets.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wanganui. Spriggens Park, Wanganui. Queens Day 5 June 1961.

Rugby Weekly programme. Wellington versus Taranaki. Athletic Park, Wellington on Saturday 7 September 1963.

Souvenir Programme. Taranaki versus Wanganui at Spriggens Park, Wanganui on 7 June 1965.

Official programme. Auckland versus Taranaki at Eden Park, Auckland on Tuesday, 1 August 1972.

Official programme Counties Rugby Union. Counties versus Taranaki at Pukekohe Stadium on Saturday 19 August 1972.

Programme Taranaki versus Wellington at Hicks Park, Hawera 4 July 1972

Programme Taranaki versus Wellington. Hicks Park, Hawera 19 June 1973

Folder 2. "The Fabulous Winter". Souvenir of Taranaki’s 1958 Ranfurly Shield season 1958. 2 copies plus 2 newspaper cuttings.

“Forever Amber”. Souvenir publication of The Ranfurly Shield Record 1958 – 1964. 2 copies plus 2 pages from The Daily News 01/09/1973.

Folder 3 Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Golden Bay – Motueka (Ranfurly Shield challenge). Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Wednesday 9 July 1958.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus King Country (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on 26 July 1958. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Manawatu (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park New Plymouth on 6 August 1958. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wanganui (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 23 August 1958.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wellington (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 30 August 1958.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Waikato (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 6 September 1958. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus North Auckland (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 13 September 1958.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Counties (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 20 September 1958. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Nelson (Ranfurly Shield challenge). Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Wednesday 22 July 1959. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wanganui (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 1 August 1959. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wellington (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth. Saturday 22 August 1959, 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Otago (Ranfurly Shield challenge). Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Wednesday 26 August 1959.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Southland (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 5 September 1959. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Auckland (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 12 September 1959.

Folder 4 Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wanganui (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Saturday 14 September 1963.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Buller (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth on Wednesday 22 July 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Bush (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 28 July 1964

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wanganui (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 1 August 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Wellington (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 8 August 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus King Country (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 15 August 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Canterbury (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 22 August 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Wairarapa (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 29 August 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Waikato (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 12 September 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Manawatu (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 19 September 1964. 2 copies.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus North Auckland (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 26 September 1964. 2 copies

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Wanganui (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 7 August 1965. 2 copies

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Wellington (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 14 August 1965. 2 copies

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Southland (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 28 August 1965.

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Hawkes Bay (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 4 September 1965. 2 copies

Souvenir programme Taranaki versus Auckland (Ranfurly Shield challenge) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 11 September 1965. 2 copies

Folder 5 Charity Rugby Programme. Taranaki Press versus Police and Transport Dept. Rugby Park New Plymouth. Sunday 10 September 1961

Souvenir programme Stratford versus Clifton, Victoria Park, Stratford, Saturday 22 June 1963.

Stratford Rugby Football Club Centennial 1889-1989, 100 years of rugby. Stratford Press supplement.

Entry ticket. Auckland versus Taranaki, Rugby Park, Saturday 11 September 1965.

Entry ticket. Australia versus Taranaki, Burnside Showgrounds, Hawera, Wednesday 28th June 1961.

  Box 2

Folder 6

Souvenir programme, Taranaki versus Auckland, New Plymouth 24 September 1921.

Souvenir Programme Canterbury versus Taranaki, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Wednesday 17 August 1955.

Official programme Taranaki versus Wellington, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Wednesday 29 June 1960. Touch-Line Vol 11 No 12

Official programme Taranaki versus Canterbury, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 20 August 1960. Touch-Line Vol 11 No 20.

Official programme Taranaki versus Manawatu, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 27 August. Touch-Line Vol 11 No 21. 2 copies.

Official programme Taranaki versus Wellington, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Wednesday 29 June 1960.

Official programme. Taranaki versus Wellington. Rugby Park, New Plymouth Wednesday 5 July. Touch-Line Vol 12 No13. 2 copies.

Official programme. Taranaki versus Wanganui. Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 2 September. Touch-Line Vol 12 No 20

Official programme. Taranaki versus Southland, Rugby Park New Plymouth Wednesday 6 September 1961. Touch Line Volume 12 No 21

Official programme. Taranaki versus Bush, Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 9 September 1961. Touch-Line Volume 12 No 21. 2 copies.

Official programme. Taranaki versus Counties, Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 17 August. Touch-Line Volume 14 No 20

Official programme. Taranaki versus Bay of Plenty, Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 24 August. Touch-Line Volume 14 No 21

Official programme. Taranaki versus King Country, Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 25 August Touch-Line Volume 13 No 20

Official programme. Taranaki versus Auckland (Ranfurly Shield holders) Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 17 June Touch-Line Volume 12 No 10. 3 copies

Official programme. Taranaki versus Waikato Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 18 August 1962 Touch-line Volume 13 No. 19

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Wellington, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Wednesday 15 June 1966. Touch-Line Volume 17 No 9

Souvenir programme. Taranaki versus Hawkes Bay, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Wednesday 31 August 1966. Touch-Line Volume 17 No 20

Official programme. Taranaki versus Auckland, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Wednesday 1 August 1967. Touch-Line Volume 18 No 17

Official programme. Taranaki versus Bay of Plenty, Rugby Park, New Plymouth Saturday 12 August 1966. Touch-Line Volume 18 No 20

Souvenir programme. Taranaki Rugby Union’s 75th Jubilee match. Taranaki versus Waikato. Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 6 August 1960. 2 copies

Tenderlink Taranaki versus Otago. Yarrow Stadium, New Plymouth. Saturday 3 October 2009

Folder 7:

Touch-Line, official programme for Rugby Park, New Plymouth.

[1961] Vol. 12. No. 7. Saturday, May 27th.

[1961] Vol. 12. No. 8. Saturday, June 3rd.

Vol. 15. No. 11. Saturday, 13th June, 1964.

Vol. 15. No. 12. Saturday, 20th June, 1964.

Vol. 15. No. 13. Saturday, 27th June, 1964.

Vol 15. No. 14. Saturday, 4th July, 1964.

Vol. 15. No. 16. Saturday, 18th July, 1964.

Vol. 16. No. 4. Saturday, 1st May, 1965.

Vol. 16. No. 9. Saturday, 5th June, 1965.

Vol. 16. No. 11. Saturday, 19th June, 1965.

Vol 16. No. 13. Saturday, 3rd July, 1965.

Vol. 18. No. 9. Saturday, 10th June, 1967.

Vol. 18. No. 19. Wednesday, 9th August, 1967.

Folder 8.

Souvenir Itinerary of the Springboks' Rugby Tour of Australia and New Zealand, 1937. With compliments from Whites Limited, New Plymouth and Stratford.

The 1956 Springboks in New Zealand. The complete history of a mementous tour.A Sporting Journals Publication.

Lions In New Zealand 1959 - Your Caltex Tour Record. With the compliments of New Plymouth Petrol Station.

Pall Mall Rugby Almanack. British Lions New Zealand Tour 1959.

Souvenir Booklet. The Lions vs. Taranaki Match. 8 August 1959.

Pall Mall Rugby Almanack. New Zealand South African Tour 1960

Itinerary. French Rugby Tour of New Zealand 1961. With the compliments of Godfrey Phillips (N.Z.) Ltd.

Rothmans Pall Mall Rugby Almanack. South African Tour of New Zealand. 1965. With the compliments of Rothmans of Pall Mall.

Rothmans Pall Mall Rugby Almanack. British Isles Tour. 1966. With the compliments of Rothmans of Pall Mall.

Lions at Bay. Pictorial record of the 1966 British Isles tour of New Zealand. Produced by J. W. Waters, New Plymouth.

1970 All Blacks in South Africa with Alex Veysey. Vol 2. A Dominion and Sunday Times Publication.

1971 The British Isles rugby team in New Zealand. Britain’s Finest Lions with Lindsay Knight. A Dominion and Sunday Times publication.

Guide To African Tour 1949. (All Blacks’ 1949 South African Tour). By Graham Beamish.

Rugby News Special."Great Test Victories - All Blacks 1946 - 1975". Vol 6, No. 30 December 1975.Plus 2 newspaper cuttings inside back cover.

Folder 9.

John Bull & Co. in Taranaki. Souvenir and Official Programme: Great Britain V. Taranaki at New Plymouth, Wednesday, 17th August, 1904.

Army Rugby Union Mother Country versus New Zealand at Inverleith, Edinburgh Saturday 5 April 1919.

1937 Taranaki Rugby Almanac Springbok Souvenir, in commemoration of the visit to New Zealand of the Springbok Rugby Team July, August, September 1937.

Official Souvenir Programme. South Africa V. Taranaki, Rugby Park, New Plymouth, 31st July 1937. (3 Copies)

Official Programme. Australia V. Taranaki and King Country. Rugby Park - Saturday, August 24, 1946.

Souvenir Programme. Australia versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. Saturday, August 23, 1952. (2 copies)

Programme. The British Isles versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 8th July 1950. (2 copies)

Official Programme (Touchline). South Africa versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. August 11, 1956. (2 copies)Newspaper cutting inside front cover of one copy.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 8. No. 14.). Taranaki v. Fiji. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. Saturday, July 27th, 1957.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 9. No. 22.). Australia versus Taranaki. Saturday, August 16th, 1958.

Official Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 10. No. 19). British Isles versus Taranaki at Rugby Park, New Plymouth 8 August 1959. (2 copies)

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 12. No. 15.). Taranaki versus France. 1961.

Folder 10.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol 16. No. 15.) South Africa versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 17 July 1965. (2 copies)

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 17. No. 12). British Isles versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 2nd July 1966. (2 copies)

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 19. No. 14.). Taranaki versus France. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 17th July, 1968.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 20. No. 8.). Wales versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 27th May, 1969 (2 copies)

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 22. No. 14). British Isles versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 3rd July, 1971. (2 copies)

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 24. No. 23.). England versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 1st September, 1973.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol 28. No. 10.).British Isles v. Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 28th May 1977. Newspaper clipping, raffle ticket and admission ticket inside front cover.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 31. No. 13.). Italy v Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 28th June, 1980. Newspaper clipping and admission ticket inside front cover.

Rugby Weekly Souvenir Programme. France v. New Zealand. Second Test, Athletic Park. 5th August, 1961. Newspaper clippings inside front cover.

Souvenir Programme. California Rugby Tour of New Zealand. June – July 1972. Player programme Grizzlies v. Massey/Victoria inside front cover.

Souvenir Programme South Africa versus Taranaki. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 29 July 1981.

Touch-line Vol. 35, No. 11, Taranaki versus France, Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 2 June 1984.

Folder 11.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line Vol. 2. No. 21.). Taranaki versus New Zealand Maoris. Rugby Park, New Plymouth, 1st September. 1951.

Official Programme (Touchline). A New Zealand Fifteen versus North Island. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 2nd June, 1956.

Souvenir Programme. Peter Burke's Taranaki XV versus Wilson Whineray's New Zealand XV. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 17 October 1959.

Souvenir Programme. Kevin Briscoe's XV versus Neven MacEwan's XV. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 26th March, 1960.

Official programme. New Plymouth High School Old Boys’ Rugby Football Club. Colin Meads’ New Zealand XV versus Ross Browns’ Taranaki XV. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. Saturday 24 March 1962.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 14. No. 1.). Peter Burke's XV versus Kevin Briscoe's XV. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 30th March, [1963].

Programme. North Island versus South Island (N.Z. Rugby Union Inc.). Rugby Park, Hamilton. 28th May, 1966. (2 copies)

Official Programme (touch-Line. Vol. 18. No. 22.).New Zealand under 23 Trials. Rugby park, New Plymouth. 26th August, 1967.

Souvenir Programme. A Team from the 1967 All Blacks versus Taranaki. Jubilee Park, Inglewood. 16th March, 1968.

Official Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 20. No. 9.). Saturday, 31st May, 1969.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 22. No. 23.). Inter-island Fixture. North versus South. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. 11th September, 1971. (2 copies)

Official Programme Secondary Schools (Touch-Line. Vol. 24. No. 14.).New Plymouth Boys' High School versus St Pat's. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. Saturday, 7th July,1973.

Official Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 25. No. 14.). Taranaki versus New Zealand Juniors. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. Saturday, 6th July,1974. Senior Club Rugby, Rugby Park, Sunday, 7th July. 1974.

Souvenir Programme (Touch-Line. Vol. 26. No. 17.). Test Match. Tonga versus New Zealand Maoris. Rugby Park, New Plymouth. Saturday, 19th July, 1975. Club Rugby, Sunday, 20th July, 1975.

Souvenir Programme North Island versus South Island, Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 23 September 1978.

Souvenir Programme North Island versus South Island, Rugby Park New Plymouth Saturday 11 May 1985.

Folder 12.

Souvenir Programme Ranfurly Shield Challenge

Waikato Rugby Union (Holders) V Taranaki (Challengers) at Rugby Park, Hamilton. 25 July 1953.

Official Programme. Otago Rugby Football Union Ranfurly Shield Match. Otago versus Taranaki. Carisbrook, Dunedin. Saturday, September 28th, 1957.

Souvenir Programme. Ranfurly Shield Challenge. Taranaki versus Hawke's Bay. McLean Park, Napier. September 16th, 1967. Newspaper clipping inside front cover.

Rugbyite. Programme of the North Auckland Rugby Football Union. Ranfurly Shield Challenge Match. Taranaki versus North Auckland. Okara Park Stadium, Whangarei. Saturday 5 August 1972 .Newspaper clipping and details of Mr. H. Waswo's trip to watch the Match - inside front cover. (2 copies)

Wanganui versus Taranaki, Spriggins Park Wanganui. Monday 7 June 1976. Official Programme.

Folder 13.

Programme. Jubilee College Tournament 1935. New Plymouth and Hawera. 24, 28 & 30 August 1935.

Souvenir programme. Taranaki v. Auckland. Eden Park Auckland. 24 August 1940.

Booklet. 75 Years of Rugby in Taranaki, 1885-1960.

Programme. Taranaki v. Wellington. Hicks Park Hawera. 28 June 1967.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.29, no.26). Taranaki v. Canterbury. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 27 September 1978.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.32, no.12). Taranaki v. Cote de Basque. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 20-21 June 1981.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.33, no.20). Taranaki v. Australia. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 28 July 1982.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.34, no.3). Taranaki versus Wanganui. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 23 & 25 April 1983.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.34, no.18). Taranaki versus Tonga. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 23 July 1983.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.34, no.24). Taranaki versus Waikato. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 20 August 1983.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.34, no.25). Taranaki versus NZ Colts. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 23 August 1983.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.34, no.27). Taranaki versus Thames Valley. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 10 September 1983.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.36, no.4). Taranaki versus Wanganui. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 25 & 27 April 1985.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.36, no.11). Taranaki versus North Harbour. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 15 June 1985.

Programme. International Series, Taranaki versus British Isles. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 16 June 1993.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.47, no.6). Yarrows Taranaki versus Waikato. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 8 September 1996.

Programme, Touch-Line (vol.47, no. 7). Yarrows Taranaki versus Canterbury. Rugby Park New Plymouth. 28 September 1996.

Souvenir programme , Touch-Line (vol.45, no.19). Yarrows Taranaki versus South Africa. Rugby Park versus New Plymouth. 13 July 1994.

Souvenir programme. The British Team V. Taranaki. Pukekura Park, 24 May 1930.

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