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"Isle of Wight Ladies"
"Golf Club"

Button # 563
Image submitted by Dixon Pickup

Button # 563a

Isle of Wight Ladies Golf Club - Opened October 2nd 1893, as the committee would not ladies play on the Royal Isle of Wight GC! Ironically it was a better course and they would let gentlemen play if accompanied by a Lady Member! October to June, in July August September they were allowed to play unaccompanied, but on payment of a green fee of course! The course was ploughed up for training and/or agriculture in World War 1, and was not restored.

Information is from an article in "The British Golf Collectors Society" written by Dixon Pickup.

Isle of Wight Ladies Golf Club - 1

Buttons # 563

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