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Water Orton Golf Club, Warwickshire.

The club was founded in 1902.

To celebrate the opening of the club an exhibition match was played between William Evason, the 18 year old professional from Penn Common, Wolverhampton, and Andrew Bell. The Scot won by one hole. 

Professionals at Water Orton; H Curtley, 1905; J H Busson, 1906-1908; William Goode, 1908-1911.

 

Water Orton Golf Club, Warwickshire. The Golf Links on a Postcard dated 1905.

The above postcard is dated 1905.

 

Water Orton Golf Club, Warwickshire. The Water Orton Golf Links.

View of The Golf Links, Water Orton. Images courtesy of Frank Accleton.

 

Water Orton Golf Club, Warwickshire. Newspaper article from June 1907.

 

Water Orton Golf Club, Warwickshire. Newspaper article from June 1907.

Above from the Warwick & Warwickshire Advertiser Saturday June 8th 1907. Image © Illustrated London News Group. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

 

The club had closed by the onset of WW1.