Category Archives: James Braid

66. Turnhouse. 10th Oct 2017

Nice layout with good greens with upside for plane spotters!  Summary:  Round  £35.   Par 69.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 Turnhouse golf course was laid out with 9 holes in 1897, and extended to 18 holes a few years later.  The … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1851 - 1900, 3 star, 3.5 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, James Braid, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Private, Region, When Course Established, £20 - £39 | Comments Off on 66. Turnhouse. 10th Oct 2017

62. Carnoustie Burnside. 9th Aug 2017.

Treading on possibly the very origins of links golf Summary: Cost £46. Par 68.  Score 85. Value (out of 5) – 4.5. The Burnside course, or more correctly the Carnoustie Burnside course, is eclipsed by its magnificent Championship course neighbour, … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1901 - 1945, 4 star, 4.5 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Dundee & Angus, Holes, James Braid, Links, Overall Value, Price, Region, Trust, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 62. Carnoustie Burnside. 9th Aug 2017.

60. Dalmahoy West. 7th May 2017

Pleasant parkland course which would be ideal for the more social of society golf days.   Summary:  Cost “between £30 – £55”.  Par 68.  Score 88.  Value (out of 5) – 2.   So it has taken until 7th May to blog the first … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1901 - 1945, 2 star, 3 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, James Braid, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Private, Region, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 60. Dalmahoy West. 7th May 2017

59. Edzell. 15th Dec 2016.

Great course worth playing, but only good value with discounted green fee Round £60.  Par 71.  Value (out of 5) 3. Edzell Golf Course, in the nice village of Edzell close to the Angus Glens, was established in 1895.  It is located close … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1851 - 1900, 3 star, 4 star, Bob Simpson, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Dundee & Angus, Holes, James Braid, Martin Ebert, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, When Course Established, £60 - £79 | Comments Off on 59. Edzell. 15th Dec 2016.