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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
£56.00 for 12 loose
For further details please refer to item X001 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.
The RTJ small dimple pattern replica ball for hickory golf.
Approved for play at all classic hickory golf events.
£16.00 per 3 ball sleeve
£31.50 for 6 loose
£60.00 for 12 loose
For further details please refer to item X007 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.
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
£60.00 for 12 loose
For further details please refer to item X004 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.
Please note that no items can be dispatched from 17th April until 1st May 2019.
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A very rare and unusual putter fitted with a brass face insert. This club has been restored ready for play or would make a fine display item. The length is 33.75” (86cm).
John Charles Jacobs was born on the Isle of Wight in 1867. Before taking up golf seriously as a professional he first trained as a coach builder and no doubt his wood working skills will have helped him to produce quality golf clubs when joining the Royal Isle of Wight Golf Club in 1892. When he joined the club, Archie Simpson was the professional who will have helped Jacobs with the art of club making. Simpson departed soon after and Jacobs took up the position as the professional. He was not known as a top player but gained a reputation for producing unusual clubs made to a high standard. A number of his clubs, including this putter, were patented for their design. Other stamps show the ‘Crescent Moon’ cleekmark used by James Gourlay who will have supplied the head, and Warranted Hand Forged.
A superb example of this particular model restored to play condition. The length is 34” (86cm).
The top of the alloy head has a deep T Bar design to help line up the ball when putting. Various stamps show the makers name, Patent Number 1910 and the Registered Number 604458. The sole is stamped The New Mills R.B.B. Model, Medium Lie 9ozs 14 drs.
A beautiful example of this rare putter having been sympathetically restored can now be used for either display or play. The length is 34” (86cm).
The Silver Dint patent woods and putters were the creation of Mr Weager, Malvern, Worcestershire and were produced at the ‘Dint’ Patent Golf Club Company Ltd, Redland Works, Malvern Link. They produced drivers, brassies, spoons and a baffy model plus a Dint putter. The patent was for the one piece face insert and sole plate made from German Silver.
A left handed version of this popular alloy head putter in good condition ready for play. The club measures 34.50” (88cm).
The makers name and patent number are both clearly visible stamped to the crown of the head. The sole is stamped ‘Braid Mills 1915 Model’, Medium Lie, 10ozs 0 drs.
A nice example of this very popular mallet head style alloy putter. The club has been restored back to play condition. The length is 33.50” (85cm).
There are very clear stamps to the ‘stepped’ head including the makers name, the UK registration number 602519, the US patent number 43885 and the UK Patent Number C6731. The sole is stamped “The New Mills” Ray Model, Medium Lie 10ozs 2 drs. Please refer to the various images.
An unusual and rare alloy putter having a lead face insert. Restored, this club is now ready for play. Length 34.50” (88cm).
The rear of the head has an ‘angular’ shape from the top edge to the bottom edge with sloping edges at both the toe and heel ends. The makers name is stamped to the sole. They were a very small club maker based in Walsall, near to Birmingham, U.K.
A nice example of this popular alloy head putter in good condition ready for play. The club measures 33.25” (84cm).
The makers name is still visible to the crown of the head, with the patent number still partially visible below. The sole is stamped ‘Braid Mills 1915 Model’, Flat Lie, 9 ozs 12 drs.
A nice example of this popular alloy head putter in good condition ready for play. The club measures 33” (84cm).
The makers name and patent number are both clearly visible stamped to the crown of the head. The sole is stamped ‘Braid Mills Model’, Medium Lie, 10ozs 2 drs.
A fabulous late scare neck long-nose putter has been restored to a very high standard is now ready to use for display or play. The length is 34.50” (88cm).
The elegant long head is made from apple wood with the makers name clearly stamped to the crown and also to the shaft just below the original hide grip.
A nice goose neck putter restored for play. The club measures 33.75” (86cm).
This club was originally supplied to James Nelson who was the professional at Peebles Golf Club from 1905 to 1914. He then joined Nairn Golf Club in 1917 until 1926. His name is clearly stamped to the head within an oval circle. The famous George Nicoll ‘Hand’ cleekmark is stamped towards the toe end. Other stamps are Warranted Hand Forged and Special.
A fine gun metal mallet head putter by this famous maker in original condition. The length is 34” (86cm). The style is very similar to the Anderson ‘Zozo’ model. This club can be used for play or would make a great display model.
The head has numerous dint marks but this is typical for old gun metal putters because head covers were rarely used to protect club heads so the soft gun metal suffered when metal irons were thrown into the bag. His name stamp is clearly visible on the head with Leven shown below.
An extremely nice Robert Forgan smooth faced straight blade putter showing the Prince of Wales Feathers stamp. The club has been restored to play condition but would also make a fine display item or a wonderful presentation gift for a golf enthusiast. The length is 33.75” (86cm.
The head is clearly stamped simply showing ‘Robert Forgan & Son, St. Andrews’ with the POWF stamp above.
A superb early 1900’s wood mallet head style putter in original condition except for the addition of new whipping thread to the socket joint and the grip. The top of the head is raised towards the toe end with a gradual slope back down towards the neck. This putter remains in play condition or would make a fabulous display club. The length is 33.50” (85cm).
The renowned family maker’s name is clearly stamped to the crown of the head with both the model name and patent number shown below. The maker’s name is also stamped to the shaft just below the original hide grip.
A fine example of this particular model restored to play condition. The length is 33.75” (86cm).
The sole shows a number of clear stamps including the makers name, the model name, the patent No.E3162, the registration No.604455, Medium Lie 10ozs 0 drs.
A very nice example of this much sought after putter ready for a play set. The length is 35.50”, so may suit a tall player.
The head has great stamp markings showing the makers name, his ‘Robin’ cleekmark, Patent No.244928, Benny Putter Registration, Made in Scotland Hand Forged. The sole has the patented ‘Gruvsol’ ridges.
A very nice bevelled back putter with the added attraction of having a decorative stamped face and retains the original hide grip. This club is suitable for play. The length is 34.25” (87cm).
The head shows both the makers name and his ‘crescent moon’ cleekmark, plus the model name ‘The Sovereign Putter’.
A rare Robert (Bobby) Trent Jones signature Calamity Jane Putter made by A.G. Spalding and stamped with their Kro-Flite cleekmark. This club has been restored to play condition. The length is 33.50” (85cm).
The head is clearly shows the signature and Calamity Jane.
A good long bladed putting cleek for chipping the ball onto the green towards the hole. The length is 34.75” (88cm).
The head is clearly stamped ‘Premier’ Putting Cleek. The ‘key’ cleekmark was used by Frank Johnson c.1901 to 1913’. The long blade measures 4.75” (12cm) from toe to heel along the rear.
A beautiful example of the Spalding RTJ (Robert Trent Jones) ‘Calamity Jane’ Kro-Flite Putter. Fully restored including three bands of whipping around the shaft as originally fitted. The length is 33.50” (85cm).
The head has very clear markings to include the makers name and model name. The sole is stamped ‘Made in USA’.
A nice chipper/putter by Hugh Logan who designed the well known Genii irons. The club has been restored for play. The length is 35” (89cm).
His signature is stamped to the head above the model name ‘Connoisseur’. There is a ‘key’ cleekmark stamped to the toe end which denotes that this club was made by Frank Johnson who was based in London producing clubs from circa 1901 to 1913. He then supplied to James Adwick who was the professional at Trentham G.C. from 1907 to 1911. His name is also stamped to the head.
A fine left handed wry neck putter restored to play condition. The length is 34” (86cm).
The head shows the Cann & Taylor name and their ‘Fliwheel’ cleekmark. Other stamps show the signature of J.H. Taylor, the five times Open Champion, the model name ‘Accurate’ and the registration number allocated to the name ‘Autograph.
A nice wry neck putter from the famous Robert Simpson workshop in Carnoustie. The putter has been sympathetically restored to be used for play. The length is 34” (86cm).
The makers name is clearly visible stamped to the head within a dual circle. His signature is also shown beneath. Other stamps show the model name ‘Excelsior’, Special Putter, Warranted Hand Forged. The face is stamped with a cross-hatch (diamond) pattern with the letter ‘S’ in the centre.
A very nice rustless wry neck putter restored for play. Length 33.75” (86cm).
The head is stamped Jaques who were a sporting goods manufacturer based in London during the early 1900’s. They had their clubs produced by various club manufacturers stamped with their name. The head is also stamped with a ‘Sun Spot’ cleekmark which was used by an unknown small club maker who will have produced and supplied the club to Jaques. The name ‘Eclipse’ was one of Jaques model names. Other stamps show ‘Warranted Forged’ and Rustless.
A very nice example of this collectable but also playable putter. The rectangular head is made from alloy with circular lead weights placed at both the toe and heel ends. The hosel is square with the lower section of the shaft also being square. This putter is in totally original condition. The length is 35” (89cm).
The sole is clearly stamped ‘The Weetman’, Reg Design, Hand Made. This limited edition model was specially made to commemorate Harry Weetman shooting a 58 around Selsdon Park Golf Club. The face is stamped 58, however this mark is now only partially visible.
The Craig series of irons and putter have a low profile blade with a pointed toe. This putter has been restored to play condition. The length is 34” (86cm).
The head is stamped ‘Craig Putter’ with the Ben Sayers ‘Robin’ cleekmark shown above. His name is also shown.
A nice smooth faced straight blade putter by this small Edinburgh club and ball maker. The club has been restored to play condition. The length is 35.50” (90cm) so will suit either a tall player or a player who likes to stand upright when addressing the ball.
The makers name remains visible stamped to the head in a circular format, albeit faint in parts. His small ‘star’ cleekmark is also shown within the circle. The word ‘Special’ is stamped at the toe end.
A nice smooth faced putting cleek (shallow chipper) from this famous club maker. A useful club to have in the bag when attacking the flag from just off the green. One has to also remember that many greens in the early 1900’s were not closely mown so a lofted putter was often used on the green to lift the ball towards the hole. The club measures 35” (89cm).
The head is stamped with the Spalding cleekmark which they used from 1900 to 1910. The model name ‘Morristown’ is also shown.
A quality light brown hide grip.
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