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Spennymoor Golf Club, Kirk Merrington, Ferryhill, Durham.

First appeared in the late 1920s. A 9 hole course with a par of 72 situated on Binchester Moor, Merrington. Club membership of between 120 and 150. The railway station at Spennymoor was 1 mile away. Visitors fees were 1/6 a day, 7/- a week and £1 a month. Sunday play was allowed. Local hotel was the Wheatsheaf.

From1940 to the mid 1950s the amateur course record holder was G A C Hall 73.

  Secretary Professional/Greenkeeper
1920s C T Wanless, "Leaholme", Spennymoor. S Hyde (g)
1935 George Tuck, Bungalow, Binchester Moor.  
1940-50s N M Hepworth, "Reethville" West Terrace, Senior . J Hope (p&g)

 

Spennymoor Golf Club, County Durham. Location of the golf course.

Course location, Spennymoor Golf Club had disappeared by 1960.

Grid reference NZ25840,32425, co-ordinates 425840,532425.