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"Clapham Common Club"

Button # 399
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Button # 531
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Description

Clapham Common Golf Club - Instituted 1873. A 9 hole course on Clapham Common. Tom Dunn improved the layout in 1890 and then in the November set a new course record of 77. The greens, etc, on the Common were maintained by the club since 1873. Play was limited to 9am from 1st March - 31st October, and on Boxing Day, and at 11 am during the remainder of the year, and no Sunday play was allowed. These hours remained extant till at least 1938. The club was playing on Mitcham Common in 1947.

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Clapham Common Club

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