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Newbury and District Golf Club, Berks.

First appeared in 1924. An 18 hole course on Greenham Common.

  Secretary Professional/greenkeeper
1924 Colonel E A Stanton. F J Perkins (p&g)
1930 C W Bloxsom G Riches (p&g)
1935/40 C W Bloxsom, Sandhill, Hermitage, Bucks. J Hughes (p) A Whitlock (g)
1947 P H Greader, Rayfield, Newtown Road, Newbury. J Hughes (p) T Barton (g)

 

  Course records
1930 H D Floyd, amateur, 71 G Riches, professional, 67.
1935/40 W K T Hope, amateur 70, J Hughes, professional, 66.

 

  Fees, location, membership, hotels etc
1924 Visitors’ fees were 2/6 a day, 5/- at weekend. Sunday play was allowed with caddies. The station at Newbury was 2 miles away.
1930 Visitors’ fees were now 2/6 a round, 3/6 a day, 5/- at weekend and on Bank Holidays. Membership of 340. Local hotels were the Chequers, Queens and White Hart.
1940 Visitors’ fees were 2/6 a round, 3/6 a day, weekends and Bank Holidays 5/- a day (3/6 after 2pm). SSS of 72 and a membership of 280.
1947 Visitors’ fees were now 3/6 a round, 5/- a day, weekends and Bank Holidays 7/6 a round, 10/- a day. Half fees if playing with a member. Local hotels were the Chequers, Queen’s, White Hart and the Beacon Arms. S.S.S of 73 and a membership of 290.

Became Newbury & Crookham following WW2.