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Appendix

01

1923

Semi-finalists Dispatch Trophy

Photograph

02

1928

Finalists Dispatch Trophy

Photograph & Negative

03

1939

R. R. Farmer receiving Spiers Trophy

Press Photograph & Negative

04

1947

R.R. Farmer partnering “Babe” Zaharias

Photograph & Negative

05

1948

Dispatch Trophy Winners

Photo in souvenir programme

06

1953

R. O. Aitken, Scottish Boys Champion

Photograph & Negative

07

1957

QE 2 Finalists

Photograph pasted onto card

08

1958

QE 2 Finalists

Photograph

09

1963

Finalists Evening Times Scottish Foursomes

In Centenary History

10

1963

Annual Dinner: Champion G. A. Scott

Press Photograph

11

1966

Annual Dinner: Champion R. W. A. Jordan

Pasted in 1963 -73 Minute Book

12

1967

Annual Dinner: Champion I. S. Lumsdaine

Faded Press Cutting

13

1972

B. M. Nicholson, Scottish Open Amateur Strokeplay Champion

Photograph & Negative

14

1974

Quiz Teams

Press Photograph

15

1979

Dispatch Trophy Winners

In Centenary History

16

1979

Annual Dinner: Dispatch Trophy Team

Press Photograph

17

1980

QE 2 Winners

Press Photograph

18

1982

QE 2 Winners

Photograph

19

1982

Dispatch Trophy Finalists

Photograph

20

1984

Grafton Morrish Semi-Finalists

Photograph

21

1989

Grafton Morrish Finalists

In Centenary History

22

1992

Dispatch Trophy Finalists

Photograph

23

1994

Grafton Morrish Winners

Photograph pasted on card

24

1996

Grafton Morrish Finalists

Email Copy

25

1997

Grafton Morrish Winners

Photograph

26

1999

Grafton Morrish Winners

Copy from Website

27

1999

Sivewright Trophy Winners

Club Newsletter Autumn 1999

28

2002

Grafton Morrish Winners

Copy from Website

29

2003

The Times Geoff Carter

The Times Press Cutting

30

2007

Edinburgh Trophy Winners

Email Copy

31

2009

Grafton Morrish Winners

Copy from Website

32

2010

Grafton Morrish Finalists

Copy from Website

33

2012

Sivewright Trophy Winners

Email Copy

 

Trophy

Event

Year

Currently in 2013 trophy awarded to

Edinburgh Trophy (FP’s v Watsonians,
v Accies v Stew/Mel)

1st Match Trophy
1st Played for

1992
1993

1993 - Winner of annual match

Silver Jubilee Trophy
(FP’s v Tantallon)

1st Match 
Trophy 1st played for

1934
2008

2008 - Winner of annual match

Wallace Cup
(FP’s v PP’s)

1st Match Trophy 
1st played for

1925
1925

1925 - Winner of annual match

Dart’s Trophy
(FP’s v Watsonians)

1st Match 
Revived Fixture 
Revived Fixture 
Trophy 1st played for

1966
1976-90
2008 
2008

1966 - One off match
2008 - Winner of annual match

Richardson Trophy
(FP’s v Braids United)

1st Match 
Revived Fixture 
Trophy 1st played for

1963 
1974 
2010

1963 - One off match
2010 - Winner of annual match played in 2 parts

(FP’s v Border Heriot Club)

1st Match

2004

 

(FP’s v Caermount)

1st Match
Revived Fixture

1925
1974

 

Ross Cup
(Spring H’cap)

1st Played for

1925

Best handicap score at Spring outing

Scratch Medal
(Spring Scratch)

1st Played for

1897

Best scratch score
at Spring outing

Musselburgh Hickory Challenge

1st Played for

2005

Best stableford score at 
Summer competition

Middleton Trophy
(Summer H’cap B Div)

1st Played for

2001

Best handicap stableford score at 
alternative Summer outing

Linton Medal
(Summer H’Cap A Div)

1st Played for

1898

Best handicap stableford 
score at Summer outing

Morrison Quaich
(Summer Scratch A Div)

1st Played for

1979

Best scratch score
at Summer outing

Centenary Trophy
(Autumn H’cap)

1st Played for

1991

Best handicap score 
at Autumn outing

Tawse Medal
(Autumn Scratch)

1st Played for

1892

Best scratch score 
at Autumn outing

Tantallon 1995 Cup (Autumn H’cap 3 Day Aggregate)

1st Played for

1995

Best 3 game handicap aggregate score on triennial weekend tour

Rosenbloom Cup (Aggregate H’cap) (Aka. Silver Jubilee Cup/ Coronation Trophy)

Competition 1st played Trophy 1st Played for

1898
1936

1936 - Rosenbloom Cup awarded for best 2 aggregate h/cap score from year’s outings

Sivewright Trophy
(Aggregate Scratch)

Competition 1st played 
Trophy 1st Played for

1895
1983

1983 - Sivewright Trophy awarded for best 2 aggregate scratch score from year’s outings

Centenary Tankard
(Winter Greensomes)

Competition 1st played
Trophy 1st Played for

2006
2006

Winner of Winter Greensomes

Blamire/Kirkwood Trophy
(Summer Foursomes)

Competition 1st played

1903

Blamire Trophy 1st played for in 1971

Couche Trophy
(Summer Singles)

Competition 1st played
Trophy 1st Played for

1898
1946

1898- Comp 1st played as Hole and Hole with Captain’s prize being awarded to winner
1946 - Winner of Summer Singles

Kirkwood Trophy
“B” Championship

Competition 1st played
Trophy 1st Played for

1974
1974

Winner of Club B
Championship

Club Championship Trophy

Competition 1st played
Trophy 1st Played for

1947
?

Winner of Club Championship

Captain’s Prize Medal

Prize 1st awarded 
Medal struck 
Current medal 1st awarded

1899
1972
1982

1982 - Presented to person/s by captain that significantly achieved/contributed to the club in the year

 

Event

Date

Notes

GHSFPGC Formed

1890

 

1st club outing

1891

To Archerfield

1st Club match

1891

(v Comiston at the Braids)

Tawse Gold Medal presented 
to the club by John Tawse

1892

Initially awarded for best scratch score at all the club’s “outings.” First awarded in 1892

1st Mention of lowest aggregate 
scratch competition

1895

Initially competed for by aggregate scratch scores from all the year’s “outings”

Club Scratch Medal presented to the club

1897

First awarded in 1897

Linton Silver (handicap) Medal presented 
to the club by Dr John Linton

1898

 

Tawse, Linton and Club Scratch Medals awarding criteria redefined

1898

Tawse Gold Medal and the Linton Silver Medal awarded to the best scratch and h’cap scores respectively at the Spring and Autumn Quarterlies. The Club Scratch Medal awarded to the best scratch score at all Quarterlies.

1st Mention of Hole and Hole competition

1898

Winner was awarded the Captain’s Prize. This competition is the pre-runner of the Summer Singles.

1st Mention of lowest 
aggregate handicap competition

1898

Initially competed for by aggregate handicap scores from all the year’s “outings”

1st Mention of Foursomes competition

1903

This competition is the pre-runner 
of the Summer Foursomes

1st Mention of Club Dinner

1907

Held in the Bissett’s Rooms at Haymarket

1st Mention of a team competing 
in the Dispatch Trophy

1907

Dispatch Trophy 1st played in 1899

Linton Medal competition criteria altered

1913

Awarded for best h’cap score at 
Spring and Summer “outings”

Club was revived after 1st World War

1920

 

Club became a member of 
the Lothian Golf Association

1921

 

1st Mention of club competing in 
the Lothian’s Team Tournament

1921

Lothian’s Team Tournament 1st played in 1921

Silver Quaich was gifted to the club by Mr B N Ross (Ross Cup)

1925

Initially awarded for the best handicap score 
at the Summer “Outing”

Linton Medal competition criteria altered

1925

Reverted back to being awarded at 
Spring and Autumn “outings”

Wallace Cup was presented by Mr J F B Wallace.
1st Match v Present Pupils

1925

The cup was to be competed for in an annual match between the FP’s and Present Pupils.

1st Match v Caermount

1925

 

Linton Medal (H’cap) and Tawse Medal (Scratch) competition criteria altered

1927

Linton Medal (H’cap) and Tawse Medal (Scratch) awarded for best handicap and scratch scores respectively at Spring outing only.

Linton Medal (H’cap), Tawse Medal (Scratch), Club Scratch Medal and Ross Cup (H’cap) competition criteria altered

1933

The clubs four main trophies were awarded at four separate outings in order to prevent one person winning more than one trophy at an outing.

1st Match v Tantallon

1934

 

Silver Jubilee Cup was presented by Mr Issac Rosenbloom (Rosenbloom Cup)

1935

Initially awarded for the best aggregate 2 net scores from the year’s outings. 
First competed for in 1936.

Ross Cup (H’cap), Linton Medal (H’cap) and Tawse Medal (Scratch) competition criteria altered

1937

Ross Cup (h’cap), Linton Medal (h’cap) and Tawse Medal (scratch) were awarded for winners at Spring, Summer and Autumn outings

Couche Trophy presented to 
the club by Ronald Couche

1946

Couche Trophy was to be awarded to the Hole and Hole competition winner (Summer Singles)

1st Mention of playing of Club Championship

1947

 

1st Played in Queen Elizabeth Coronation Schools Tournament (QE)

1953

QE competition inaugurated in 1953 1st mention of competing team in 1957

The Silver Jubilee Cup was renamed the Coronation Trophy

1953

 

Club Scratch Medal competition criteria altered.

1956

Awarded for best scratch score 
at the Spring outing

Annual Dinner was revived

1962

 

Summer Foursomes Competition was reinstated

1963

 

1st Match v Braids Utd

1963

 

1st Match v Watsonians

1963

One off match

1st Annual dinner to be held at Goldenacre

1967

 

1st played in Sivewright Trophy

1969

Sivewright Quaich competition 
was inaugurated this year

Blamire Trophy presented to 
the club by George Blamire

1971

Awarded to the winners 
of the Summer Foursomes

Captain’s Medal was presented
to the club by T M Innes

1972

 

Kirkwood Trophy was presented to the 
club by Messrs Alex Kirkwood and Son

1974

Awarded to the winner of the B Championship

Caermount fixture revived

1974

 

Braids Utd fixture revived

1974

 

Watsonians fixture revived

1976

 

1st Honorary President of the club 
not to be a Lord Provost

1976

W. A. W. Sivewright appointed 
as Honorary President

Heriot Bowl was purchased and 
presented to Tantallon GC

1976

To be played for by members of Tantallon GC

Morrison Quaich was presented to
the club by Ian Morrison

1979

Awarded for the best scratch score 
at the Summer, Muirfield outing

Current Constitution produced

1981

 

Captain’s prize was re-introduced

1982

Awarded by the captain to the person/people who have contributed outstandingly to the club in the year

Sivewright Memorial Aggregate Trophy purchased by the club

1983

Awarded for the best 2 aggregate scratch scores from the year’s main three outings

Blamire/Kirkwood Trophy presented to the club by Messrs Blamire and Kirkwood

1983

Replacement for the Blamire Trophy, awarded to the winners of the Summer Foursomes

Became members of the Public Schools Old Boys Golf Association (PSOBGA)

1984

PSOBGA formed in 1962

1st Played in Grafton Morrish (GM)

1984

GM competition was inaugurated in 1963

1st mention of a Tappit Hen Trophy presented to the club on our centenary by Stewarts Melville FP GC

1990

Awarded to the best h’cap score 
at the Autumn tour/outing

Centenary Trophy presented to the club 
by various ex captains of the club

1990

Awarded to the best h’cap score 
at the Autumn outing

1st Autumn Tour

1990

 

1st playing of a Round Robin tournament involving Heriot’s FP, Watsonians, Stew/Mel and Accies

1992

Named the Edinburgh Trophy in 1993

Tantallon 1995 Cup presented to 
the club by Tantallon GC

1995

Awarded to the best aggregate h’cap score on the triennial Autumn weekend tour

Club Trophy cabinet unveiled

1995

 

Constitution amended to allow non Herioters who are members of other sister Heriot clubs to become members of the golf club

1997

A quota system of no more than 10% of the total membership to be non Heriot’s FP’s

Summer Outing to Muirfield was changed 
to be a stableford competition

2000

 

Ronnie Middleton Memorial Trophy (Middleton Trophy) was purchased by the club

2001

Awarded to the best h’cap stableford score at an alternative Summer outing at Gullane for over 55’s

1st Match v Borders Heriot Club

2004

 

1st playing of Musselburgh Hickory Challenge

2005

 

1st Playing of Winter Greensomes 
for the Centenary Tankard

2006

 

Launch of club’s website

2006

 

Heriot Medal was presented to Tantallon GC

2007

To be awarded to best scratch score in Heriot Bowl competition held by Tantallon GC

Watsonians fixture revived and Darts Trophy presented to the club by G. D. Boon

2008

Awarded to winners of annual match v Watsonians at the Braids

Silver Jubilee Trophy 
1st Played for in match v Tantallon

2008

 

Launch of club’s website

2006

 

Richardson Trophy presented to 
the club by J. N. Richardson

2010

Awarded to the winner of the annual match v Braids United held over two legs at Gullane and the Braids

 

Competition

Year Won

Dispatch Trophy

1948, 1979, 2017

Lothians Team Tournament

-

Walker Cup

1985, 2007, 2009, 2012

Queen Elizabeth Trophy

1980, 1982, 2008, 2021

Grafton Morrish Trophy

1994, 1997, 1999, 2002, 2009,2018

Sivewright Quaich

1999, 2012

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