Early Trials Project: The 1906 International Trial
Held at Gullane Hill on August 30 1906.
ISDS Secretary & Treasurer: J Wilson.
Twenty seven dogs competed.
Judges: Jas Jeffrey, Deuchrie and J Hamilton, Lanark.
Sheep: blackface Dinmonys (wethers) supplied by GeorgeTtait, Slateford.
1 R Sandilands, Dundas Castle with Don.
2 Alex Colthard, Congleton, Drem with Lassie.
3 Adam Renwick, Cruncleugh, Falstone with Don.
4 William Carson, Billie Mains, Chirnside with Fly
5 Thomas Thompson, Scalp Keilder with Don.
From "Our Dogs" for Sept 8 1906:
1906 winner R Sandiland's Don
Three of the founders of the ISDS meet again at Ayr in 1933:
(from left) James Scott, Tom Gilholm, and William Wallace
A competitor in 1906, inner in 1908 and 1909, James Scott's Auld Kep