As Scotland prepared for Lansdowne Road, their enthusiastic supports were also getting ready for occasion, this week in 1992.
Members of Jed-Forest RFC were one of many Borders parties crossing the Irish Sea for the international Five Nations fixture.
Back row, from left - Paul Douglas, Gregor McKechnie, Donald Miller, Roddy McCraw, Kevin Liddle, Craig Thomson, Grant Farquharson and Brian Law. Front - Martin Anderson, Michael Yule, Steven Hume, Charlie Bird and John Pringle. Scotland defeated Ireland 18-10 thanks to tries from Andy Nicol and Tony Stanger and kicks from Gavin Hastings.
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