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Dunstable School Golf Club, Beds. (1895 - 1900s)

Founded 1895.

In 1902 the amateur record was held by E E Apthorp with a score of 34. Local hotel was the Red Lion.

Still in existence in 1906 when the professional was Tom Brown. The club had disappeared by the outbreak of WW1.

E E Apthorp joined the school from Cambridge  where he was a notable golfer. He together with messrs Thring and Brown where the leading lights in the foundation of Dunstable Golf Club.

Dunstable Downs Golf Club dates officially from November 1906, but for eight years before that a few enthusiasts, most of whom were connected with Dunstable School, had played over a little nine hole course in the local park.