Our Lottery Prizes for 2017

These are some of the great prizes that can be won in this year's John Rae Society Lottery. We will be drawing this on John Rae's birthday 30th September, so hurry to buy your tickets to get a chance to win one of these great prizes! Tickets are £10 for a book of ten and are avilable all around Orkney or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2017Prize Brooch Silver brooch inspired by ledgends of selkies, by top scottish jeweller, Malcolm Appleby
2017 prize Northlink Northlink Ferries Voucher for two plus car and standard cabin.
2017 prize teddy John Rae Teddy, limited edition by the Hudson Bay company.

2017 prize print

Hall of Clestrain spiral stair. Beautifully made by Eighteenth Century Orcadian masons. They must have derived immense satisfaction from this mastery architectural feat.

Limited edition stunning signed prints from glass plate photography by internationally renowned photographer, Tillman Crane.

As well as a Fursbreck Pottery Platter, Smoked Salmon, Scapa Whisky, 'Silent' book signed, 'Finding John Rae' book signed, 'Finding Franklin' book signed, Orkney Gin, Dinner for two at the Standing Stones Hotel and £100 cash prize! How can you resist!



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