The Collection of Medals formed by Dr A W Stott (25 March 1997)

Date of Auction: 25th March 1997

Sold for £100

Estimate: £60 - £70

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902 (2), 2 clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State (8809 Pte. J. Stewart, Lanc. Fus.); 3 clasps, Orange Free State, Relief of Ladysmith, Transvaal (3414 Pte. J. Dermott, Lanc. Fus.) the first good very fine, the second with edge bruise and contact marks, nearly very fine (2)


Private J. Stewart served in ‘F’ Company, 6th Battalion. Private J. Dermott was taken prisoner at Spion Kop (also reported as having been wounded) and later released.