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Blackrock Golf Club, County Cork. (1895 - WW1) 

The club was founded in 1895 and was situated at Mounthovel, Rochestown.

The secretary was Miss Laura E Parke, Ballinlough, and the treasurer H Humphreys Ballintemple. 


Blackrock Golf Club, County Cork. Newspaper article from November 1895.

From the Cork Constitution Tuesday 26th November 1895. Image © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.


The club continued in the 1900s but had disappeared by the onset of WW1. 

The Google Map below shows the area around Mount Ovel.