The History of Leith

June 3, 2007

Book tells of punishing rounds on Links

AS Leith Links prepares for the possible return of golf for the first time in decades, a new book has revealed the punishment for playing there when the game was frowned upon.

The book, ‘A Swing Through Time: Golf in Scotland 1457-1744’, tells of how the site of the first ever game of golf played by official rules was once not so welcoming to the sport. for more click here

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