Royal County Down Golf Club – Championship Links (Newcastle)

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At A Glance

Not much of the Old Tom Morris' course remains.

George Combe lengthened the course with holes 11, 12 & 13 attributed to him.

In 1926, Harry Colt redeveloped 4, 8, 9, 11, 12 & 15.

Donald Steel reworked 16, 17 &  18 in 2005.

Harry Colt's green complex on 4 is world-class.

Tom Doak recommends golf architecture students pay special attention to the bunkering and routing.


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The Essentials

Everything you need to know before you go!