Golf Scotland History

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Golf Scotland HIstory

 In 1754 St Andrews became the 3rd oldest instituted golf club in the world and is now known as the home of Golf. St Andrews was also home of the oldest club makers where the manufacture of balls and clubs were first started.  The same company can still be seen today in St Andrews. The St Andrews Golf Company was established in 1881.  St Andrews has the one course that all golfers wish to play, That being the Old Course. To  play the Old course advance Bookings are required : to book any of our courses more than one day in advance call Reservations on +44 (0)1334 466 718 or email. enquiries@standrews.com 

Golf Scotland Edinburgh

Golf in Scotland is available to all, to play the oldest course in the world all you need is a wedge, putter and ball go to the first tee and play no booking free play 18 holes. Seen below near the church spire

Golf Scotland History

The first established Golf club and the first open championship course. Where Willie Park lived and where the first rules of golf were written, see the first place a competition was played to rules. From the west of Edinburgh to Musselburgh in East Lothian where Tom Morris Snr and Jnr won Open Championships.

There are over 20 golf courses in Edinburgh city and a further 20 + in the lothian area

Edinburgh Golf Courses

Golf Transport Scotland

Enquiries and Prices

East Lothian Golf Courses

The Bass Rock North Berwick One of the natural wonders of the modern world with a lighthouse and ruined Castle

The white in the photo are birds nesting.

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