Tops Miscellaneous Documents

Way way back to almost 50 years ago today and Des Keogh was the national Tops adjudicator. I have come Read more
An absolute rarity today - Sean Cotter's handwritten ACEC Tops adjudication from 43 years ago - 1974. The show was Read more
I like adding in bits of memorabilia now and again. This time it's back to 1975 and the adjudicators report Read more
On April 8th 1976 Tommy Fitzgerald died suddenly on the stage of the Theatre Royal during a Tops of the Read more
Here is the earliest Tops of the Town Rules Booklet I can get my hands on. Have a browse below. Read more
These old handwritten reports are priceless. Here is the report from the 1979 Waterford Glass Show - handwritten by Michael Read more
This is quite a find - the original adjudication sheets from the Waterford Crystal tops show of 1979. The show Read more
Did you ever wonder what kind of rules governed the beloved 'Tops Of The Town'? Well - here is a Read more
I love these old bits of memorabilia - once again a hand written adjudicators report, this time for the 1980 Read more
Here is another one of those Handwritten Adjudicators Reports - always very popular. This one from the local rounds in Read more
These documents are always popular - handwritten adjudication from the 1981 tops - Waterford Crystal. Click below for a read. Read more
Did you ever wonder what the letter looked like telling groups details of what comes next when they got through Read more
To add to our collection of handwritten original adjudications we have this Waterford Glass one from the 1981 national quarter Read more
Have a look at the national magazine published in 1983 by the national Tops organisers. There's loads of Waterford photos Read more
The 1983 edition of this magazine proved to be really popular - so I'm delighted to be able to add Read more
I love these old Tops Magazines - this one from 1985. The other 2 in the archive are here and Read more
Loads of familiar faces here from Ray Ban, Tramore and Port and Docks. Have a look and see how many Read more
Some photos from a different angle of the 1993 and 1994 John Player Tops entry from Tramore and Waterford Crystal. Read more
No - I'm not going to reproduce a Tramore phone directory don't worry... but ... there were some great pages Read more
For the weekend that was in it back in 1994 the RTE Guide ran a feature for 'Tops'. Here it Read more
Ever wonder what the casts and crew were treated to after a national Tops of the Town final by John Read more
How things changed from the early days of Tops - the 1995 rules booklet is one of the last sets Read more
These are great to see - although over 40 years old you can still make out some familiar faces in Read more