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Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. (1930s - 1970s)

First appeared in 1925 it continued to be listed well into the 1970s.

Reports on the opening of the course in March 1925

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Report on the opening of the golf course in March 1925.

Blyth News Thursday 26 March 1925. Image © Johnston Press plc. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Report on the opening of the golf course in March 1925.

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Report on the opening of the golf course in March 1925.

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Report on the opening of the golf course in March 1925.

Blyth News Monday 30 March 1925. Image © Johnston Press plc. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

 

Fund raising event in February 1928.

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Fund raising event held in February 1928.

Blyth News Monday 28 February 1928. Image © Johnston Press plc. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

 

Report on the annual meeting  held in January 1932.

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Report on the annual meeting held in January 1932.

Blyth News Monday 1 February 1932. Image © Johnston Press plc. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

 

At the annual meeting in February 1934 it was decided to increase the annual subscriptions to 30 shillings for gentlemen and 20 shillings for ladies. The following officers were elected; Chairman, W H Morgan; secretary, S Gray; captain, A Graham; vice-captain, R Langley; course manager, A Hawkins.

Report on the annual meeting held in March 1935.

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Report on the annual meeting held in March 1935.

Blyth News Monday 11 March 1935. Image © Johnston Press plc. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

 

The map below shows the Station and the Club and Institute.

 

Choppington Golf Club, Northumberland. Ordnance Survey Map showing the Station and the Club and Institute.

Ordnance Survey Map Revised 1938 © Crown Copyright {year of publication 1947}.

 

The club was listed in the Golfer's Handbook from the 1930s through to the 1970s. It was a repetitive entry and it's likely that the club disappeared at the time of WW2.