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Kelso Golf Club, Friars Haugh.

On Saturday 8th February 1890 the Kelso Club played its first competition of the season on the course at Friars Haugh, the prizes were given by the captain and ex captain. Two rounds of the eleven hole course were played. Result; Edward Somner, 126-33-93; Dr Rutherford, 97-4-93; T D C Smith, 100 scratch; A Pott Stevenson, 116-13-103; James Newton, 110-6-104; James Forsyth, 125-20-105; W Robson, solicitor, 122-14-108.

A competition of two rounds of nine holes was held at Friars Haugh on Saturday 5th April 1890. The course was in good condition but the greens were “uncertain” Result; W M Maxton, 104-12-92; Dr Rutherford, 94 scratch; James Newton, 100-6-94; Walter Rutherford, 95 scratch; William Bennett, 101 scratch; T C D Smith, 102 scratch; Allan Stevenson, 116-14-102; Dr Johnston, 133-30-103; John Forrest, 131-25-106; Robert Faulds, 132-25-107; James Beveridge, 128-20-108; W G Lay, 124-14-110.

The current Kelso GC play on the Racecourse.