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Rubber-Core Mesh and Gutta-Percha Golf Balls

The VICTOR mesh patterned replica ball for hickory golf. Approved for play at all classic hickory golf events.

Special Low Prices
whilst stocks last.

£14.55 per 3 ball sleeve
£28.50 for 6 loose
£54.60 for 12 loose

For further details please refer to item X001 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.

Rubber-Core Mesh and Gutta-Percha Golf Balls

The RTJ small dimple pattern replica ball for hickory golf.

Approved for play at all classic hickory golf events.

£14.95 per 3 ball sleeve
£28.50 for 6 loose
£54.00 for 12 loose

For further details please refer to item X007 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.

Rubber-Core Mesh and Gutta-Percha Golf Balls

The Ouimet mesh pattern replica ball approved for play at all classic hickory golf events.

£16.00 per 3 ball sleeve
£31.50 for 6 loose
£61.80 for 12 loose

For further details please refer to item X004 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.

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James Braid-Wm. Gibson 42 degree large headed Niblick c.1920
Product ID: I0001A

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A superb large headed niblick that due to the unusual 42 degrees loft can be used for a mashie niblick in a play set. This iron has been restored and is ready for the bag. The swing weight is D2 and the length is 36” (91cm).

The stamps are clear showing the signature of James Braid and the famous ‘star’ cleekmark used by William Gibson of Kinghorn. Other stamps show ROWAN, Glasgow who presumably was a retail sports outfitter, Warranted Hand Forged, Made in Scotland, Special.

Price: 85.00
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Tom Stewart (St. Andrews) 51 degree Anti-Shank Niblick c.1910
Product ID: I0002B

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A very nice example of an F.G. Smith ‘exaggerated’ anti-shank niblick made by the renowned cleekmaker Tom Stewart of St. Andrews. This iron has been restored to play condition. The swing weight is D1 and the length is 36” (91cm).

His name stamp is no longer visible but his famous ‘Pipe’ cleekmark is clearly visible with the registered trade mark stamped below.

Price: 95.00
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Wm. Gibson (Kinghorn) 41 degree solid rustless large headed 'Kompakta' Patent Mashie Niblick c.1925
Product ID: I001Y

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A superb large headed mashie niblick by this famous club maker. This club is in great condition ready for play.  The swing weight is C8 and the length is 36” (91cm).

The shaft is labelled (Gibson Supra Hickory) with the words ‘Patent Applied For’ shown alongside the label. The stamps to the head are very clear showing the makers name, famous ‘Star’ cleekmark, model name ‘Kompakta’ and Made in Scotland. The sole is also stamped with the No. 6 and Solid Rustless.

Price: 120.00
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William Gibson 20 degree smooth faced-bevelled back Driving Iron c.1902
Product ID: I005Z

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A very nice late smooth faced driving iron with a bevelled back has been restored for play for display. The swing weight is D4 and the length is 39.50” (100cm).

This iron was originally supplied to J.W. Moore who was the professional & club maker at Barton-on-Sea, Hampshire from 1902 to 1905. In later years he held the same position at Harwich (1906), Redhill & Reigate (1907-11), Royal Eastbourne (1919-22 and finally Wimbledon & South London G.C. from 1926-32. He learnt his club making skills whilst working for George Brews at Royal Blackheath and then Peter Paxton at Tooting Bec.  His name is stamped within an oval circle to the head. Below the circle is the star cleekmark used by William Gibson before he moved to his workshop in Kinghorn, Fife in 1903.

Price: 110.00
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True Line 25 degree Rustless 2 Iron c.1925
Product ID: I006V

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A superb rustless 2 iron fully restored is now ready for a play set. The swing weight is C7 and the length is 38” (96.50cm).

The head is clearly stamped True Line, Rustless 2 iron, Special.

 

Price: 65.00
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C. Clay (Ranelagh) 45 Fairlie's Anti-Shank Niblick c.1910
Product ID: I007X

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A great example of an early 1900 Fairlies anti-shank niblick restored for play condition or would make a great display club. The swing weight is D6 and the length is 37.50” (95cm).

Charles Clay was the professional & club maker at Ranlagh G.C. south west London from 1901 to 1938. The head is stamped with an arrow pointing towards the toe which probably means that the head was supplied to C. Clay by the famous cleekmaker James Anderson of Anstruther. F. Fairlie produced the first of the two renowned anti-shank designs c.1892 shaping the a club with the hosel in line with the top of the blade allowing the face to be in front of the shaft.

Price: 85.00
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Harry Cawsey (Skegness) 50 degree Niblick c.1915
Product ID: I008V

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A good solid niblick restored ready for play. The swing weight is D4 and the length is 36” (91cm).

Harry Cawsey was born in Northam, Devon in 1875 and learnt his club making skills under the watchful of Charles Gibson at Westward Ho. His name is still visible on the head albeit quite faint but his ‘Cawsey Grip’ cleekmark with Niblick stamped below remains clear.

Price: 75.00
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The PLUS 50 degree large headed rustless Niblick c.1925
Product ID: I009S

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A pristine large headed rustless niblick restored for play. This powerful iron has a swing weight registering E1 and measures 36.25” (92cm) in length.

The model name ‘The PLUS’ is clearly stamped to the head with other marks showing Special Rustless Niblick, Warranted Hand Forged.

Price: 75.00
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The Carron Company 37 degree deep faced Mashie c.1920
Product ID: I010S

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A good deep faced mashie fully restored ready for play. The swing weight is D1 and the length is 37” (94cm).

The head is stamped Mashie Rustless and shows the logo depicting a Phoenix used by The Carron Company who were very large producers of iron based in Falkirk, Scotland. The Carron Company was established in 1759 on the banks of the river Carron and prospered through its development and production of a new short-range and short-barrelled naval cannon known as the carronade. The company was one of the largest iron works in Europe through the 19th century. After 223 years, the company became insolvent in 1982 and was later acquired by the Franke Corporation, being rebranded Carron Phoenix.

Price: 65.00
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F.H. Ayres 38 degree LEFT HAND Mashie c.1910
Product ID: I013L

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A very good left hand mashie restored for play including the fitting of a new hickory shaft. This is a ‘strong’ club having a swing weight of E3. The length measures 36.75” (93cm).

The club was originally supplied to Ralph Smith who was the professional & club maker at West Middlesex Golf Club from 1901 to 1920. He had a reputation for being a fine club maker having learnt the trade under the watchful eye of George Forrester (Elie) and then at the Army & Navy Stores workshop in London. His autograph is stamped to the head besides the ‘Maltese Cross’ cleekmark used by F.H. Ayres. The model name ‘The Birco’ is also shown.

Price: 85.00
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F.H. Ayres 38 degree 'The Birco' Mashie c.1910
Product ID: I014J

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A fine right hand mashie restored for play including the fitting of a new hickory shaft. The swing weight is D4 and the length is 37” (94cm).

This iron was originally supplied Ralph Smith who was the professional & club maker at the West Middlesex Golf Club from 1901 to 1920 having previously held the same position at Hastings from 1897 to 1898. His signature is stamped to the head. The ‘Maltese Cross’ cleekmark used by F.H. Ayres of London is also shown along with their model name ‘The Birco’. Ralph Smith gained a reputation for producing quality clubs having learnt the trade whilst being apprentice to George Forrester of Elie before serving time at the Army & Navy Stores workshop in London.

Price: 75.00
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Saville 47 degree rustless Mashie Niblick c.1925
Product ID: I015J

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A high quality mashie niblick restored ready for play. The swing weight is D1 and the length is 36.75” (93cm).

The makers name Saville is stamped to the head plus their model name ‘Home Green’. Saville’s were based in Sheffield, Engand. Other marks show Rustless Iron, Mashie Niblick, Warranted Forged.

Price: 65.00
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J.H. Taylor 50 degree large headed 'Cynosure' rustless Niblick c.1920
Product ID: I016J

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An exceptional large headed rustless niblick restored for play. The original shaft was found to be damaged so another shaft from the period has been fitted. The shaft is stamped Auchterlonie adding further interest to this club.  The swing weight is D2 and the length is 36” (91cm).

The head is clearly stamped with numerous marks including the autograph of J.H. Taylor (5 times Open Champion) and the ‘Fliwheel’ cleekmark used by Cann & Taylor who produced this iron. Other marks show the model name ‘Cynosure’ and Rustless Niblick.

Price: 85.00
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The 'VICTOR' rubber-core mesh pattern replica ball for hickory play @
Product ID: X001

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The VICTOR rubber-core mesh pattern replica ball enables today’s hickory golf enthusiast the chance to play with a ball as used during the 1920’s era without having to outlay a huge sum to enjoy the experience. This is our softest ball at 40 compression. Take advantage of the special low price whilst stocks are available before this ball is replaced by The Ouimet.This mesh pattern was patented by Albert Penfold of the East India Rubber Company in 1912 and became the favourite for many leading professionals into the 1920’s. The most famous model was the Dunlop Maxfli first made in 1919 after Penfold was lured to Dunlop.

For enquiries from USA and Canada please contact us BEFORE ordering.

Price: 14.55
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6 x 'VICTOR' rubber-core mesh pattern replica balls for hickory play @
Product ID: X002

Details 

The VICTOR rubber-core mesh pattern replica ball enables today’s hickory golf enthusiast the chance to play with a ball as used during the 1920’s era without having to outlay a huge sum to enjoy the experience. This is our softest ball at 40 compression. Take advantage of the special low price whilst stocks are available before this ball is replaced by The Ouimet.This mesh pattern was patented by Albert Penfold of the East India Rubber Company in 1912 and became the favourite for many leading professionals into the 1920’s. The most famous model was the Dunlop Maxfli first made in 1919 after Penfold was lured to Dunlop.

For enquiries from USA and Canada please contact us BEFORE ordering.

Price: 28.50
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The 'Ouimet' rubber-core mesh pattern replica ball for hickory play@
Product ID: X004

Details 

The Ouimet rubber-core dimple pattern ball enables today’s hickory golf enthusiast the chance to play with a replica of a ball used from around the early 1900’s to 1930 without having to outlay a huge sum to enjoy the experience.

The Ouimet mesh pattern ball was originally patented by Albert Penfold of the East India Rubber Company in 1912. This pattern became the favourite for many leading professionals and was used for the famous Dunlop Maxfli when it was introduced in 1919 after Penfold moved to the Dunlop Rubber Company.

For enquiries from USA and Canada please contact us BEFORE ordering.

Price: 16.00
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6 x The 'Ouimet' rubber-core mesh pattern replica ball for hickory play @
Product ID: X005

Details 

The Ouimet rubber-core dimple pattern ball enables today’s hickory golf enthusiast the chance to play with a replica of a ball used from around the early 1900’s to 1930 without having to outlay a huge sum to enjoy the experience.

The Ouimet mesh pattern ball was originally patented by Albert Penfold of the East India Rubber Company in 1912. This pattern became the favourite for many leading professionals and was used for the famous Dunlop Maxfli when it was introduced in 1919 after Penfold moved to the Dunlop Rubber Company.

For enquiries from USA and Canada please contact us BEFORE ordering.

 

Price: 31.50
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The 'RTJ' rubber-core small dimple pattern replica ball for hickory play @
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Product ID: X007

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The RTJ rubber-core small dimple pattern replica ball enables today’s hickory golf enthusiast the chance to play with a ball as used circa 1915 to the early 1930’s without having to outlay a huge sum to enjoy the experience.The ‘RTJ’ ball is a replica of the inverted bramble or dimple ball patented by William Taylor in 1908. The inverted round dimples created a longer and higher ball flight and the surface remained cleaner compared to the bramble pattern. Spalding used this dimple pattern for many of their ball lines starting in 1914 when they produced the Spalding Dot.

For enquiries from USA and Canada please contact us BEFORE ordering.

Price: 14.75
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6 x The 'RTJ' rubber-core small dimple pattern replica balls for hickory play @
Product ID: X008

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The RTJ rubber-core small dimple pattern replica ball enables today’s hickory golf enthusiast the chance to play with a ball as used circa 1915 to the early 1930's without having to outlay a huge sum to enjoy the experience.The ‘RTJ’ ball is a replica of the inverted bramble or dimple ball patented by William Taylor in 1908. The inverted round dimples created a longer and higher ball flight and the surface remained cleaner compared to the bramble pattern. Spalding used this dimple pattern for many of their ball lines starting in 1914 when they produced the Spalding Dot.

For enquiries from USA and Canada please contact us BEFORE ordering.
 

Price: 28.50
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The Penfold Man. 'He played a Penfold' c.1933
Product ID: Z027

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A superb early 1930’s original point of sale Penfold Man figure displaying the gap between his legs, the early pipe shape and laces in his shoes. Having been authentically restored this much sought after figure is now in ‘mint’ condition and would make a marvellous addition to a golf enthusiast memorabilia collection or a display model in a club house.

The Penfold Man was produced by The Golf Ball Development Company who manufactured and sold the Penfold golf ball and was used as a point of sale display model in golf professional’s shops and major sports equipment retail stores throughout the United Kingdom from around the mid 1920’s to mid 1940’s.

Price: 995.00
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