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Hamilton Hall

Opening in 1895 this building was originally called the Grand Hotel. Commissioned by Thomas Hamilton allegedly after the Royal and Ancient Golf Club rejected his membership application. During the Second World War the Hotel was requisitioned by the Armed Forces … Continue reading

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Bow Butts

Bow Butts is an open piece of grassy parkland lying behind the Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St Andrews. The name Bow Butts comes from the ancient requirement for all able bodied men to be able to bear arms … Continue reading

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B&B Street

This is a shot looking up Murray Park in St Andrews. the buildings on it are almost exclusively used as Bed and Breakfast or small guest houses. If you are visiting St Andrews, especially to play golf, then its a … Continue reading

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Golf Place

Golf Place, St Andrews. This is the road that leads down to the Home of Golf, The Old Course. With Auchterlonies golf shop pretty much taking up the entire left side of the street. Opposite you have the Dunvegan and … Continue reading

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The Hotel in the Winter

The Old Course Hotel in St Andrews, orginally built in 1968 this Hotel has become a landmark on the St Andrews Skyline. The hotel, built on the site of the switching yard of St Andrew’ now gone railway station, has … Continue reading

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Swilcan Bridge and Old Course Hotel

The world famous Swilcan Bridge the crossing point of the Swilcan burn for many a golfer and tourist over the years. The 5 star Old Course Hotel stands in the background over looking the 17th Hole. The hotel sits on … Continue reading

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Old Course Hotel, St Andrews

The Old Course Hotel, St Andrews, Scotland. Built on the site of the old railway yard overlooking the famous 17th fairway of the Old Course. I took this HDR at Dusk on an extremely windy evening in April. You can … Continue reading

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