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Golf Industry News - Royal Blackheath Golf Club

Royal Blackheath Golf Club is to host what is believed to be the UK's first amateur handicap singles competition open to both men and women this summer.

Lemuel Francis Abbott’s ‘Portrait of Henry Callender in the red coat of Captain General of the Blackheath Golf Club and holding a putter’ is now the most valuable portrait of golf ever sold at auction

Royal Blackheath Golf Club is selling the painting to raise funds for the acquisition of the freehold of its course and clubhouse from The Crown Estate. The painting is estimated at £600,000 - £800,000 (GBN) is for the many thousands of people who work in the golf business all around the world.

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