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West Wycombe Golf Club, Downley, Bucks.

The club was founded in 1893.

The President of the club was Sir Robert J Dashwood Bart.

The professional in the mid 1890s was C Blanchard.

Below is the result of the first competition played on Downley Common.

 

West Wycombe Golf Club, Downley, Bucks. Result of the first Competition played on Downley Common.

From the Bucks Herald Saturday 14th October 1893. Image © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

 

West Wycombe Golf Club, Downley, Bucks. Result of the second competition November 1893.

From the South Bucks Standard 10th November 1893. Image © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

 

The following is from the 1905 Nisbet's Golf Yearbook; Membership of 20; Hon. secretary - G D K Bannerman; Entrance fee 21s, and Subs 21s, ladies 10s/6d; Station three quarters of a mile. The nine-hole course is on common land, the greens being very good.

The club disappeared before WW1. 

The Google Map below shows Downley Common.