Item AB/1 - Rutland Debating Festival Trophy

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Rutland Debating Festival Trophy


  • 1984 - 1995 (Accumulation)

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Physical object, wood and metal.

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A wooden shield awarded by Rotary Club of Rutland at the Rutland Debating Festival in memory of P.P. 'Pop' Westmoreland. The shield has one central medallion and nineteen small metal medallions, nine of which are engraved with the wining school and year. Oakham School won in 1987, in 1992 and in 1995. Other winners are Uppingham Community College, Uppingham School, Vale of Catmose College and Casterton Community College.

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As far as is recorded, the item is fully appraised into the collection.


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Any request to access material must be approved in advance by the School Archivist due to copyright and GDPR concerns. Please email

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  • English

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Gloves must be worn for handling. Item is heavy and is wrapped in archival paper for preservation.

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Oakham School, Oakham, Rutland, United Kingdom.

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Oakham School.

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  • English



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