Conference 1983

The Guild of Taxidermy Conference Competitions

held at the Royal Scottish Museum in Edinburgh on 8th to 10th April 1983

The conference was very well attended by about 100 people including those from abroad.

BEST PROFESSIONAL BIRD TROPHY - a bronze of a grouse on a wooden pedestal was awarded for the first time this year.  It was provided by the British Association for Shooting & Conservation (BASC).

Results List 1983

Prize Awards

Best in Show
Water Rail - Peter Summers

Best Amateur
Thornback Ray - H Potter

Wagstaffe Trophy (Best Case)
George McInnes

Professional Bird (Pair of Ducks)
Joint Winner: Teal by Derek Frampton
Joint Winner: Goldeneye by Peter Summers

Amateur Bird (Pair of Ducks)
Roger Degiorgio

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