The opening of Wallsend Golf Course

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When: 03 June 1905

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Hugh Crawford Smith MP, driving the first ball at the opening of Wallsend Golf Course, 3 June 1905 (TWAM ref. DX496/5/1).

This postcard is addressed to Master G. Murray, Epworth College, Rhyl and contains the short message 'I hope to be with you on Saturday K.M.'

This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people’s lives.

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