Jun 18 2013

Even More Information on the Links Golf Club in Searingtown


As a follow-up to the June 3, 2013 Mystery Foto post on the Links Golf Club, more information has surfaced on this club that bordered on the Long Island Motor Parkway in Searingtown.

Enjoy,

Howard Kroplick

The layout for the 18 holes of the Links Golf Club course.

This 1922 aerial shows the golf course. The Long Island Island Motor Parkway is the road on the right.

Most of the holes and tees are highlighted here.

An actual scorecard from the club

 A list of the 100 stockholders of the Searingtown Corporation that owned the club as of November 21,1921. Notable members were William K. Vanderbilt, J.P. Morgan, Henry Frick,  John Phipps, Edward Shearson, Payne Whitney, Joseph P. Grace, George Bourne, and Arthur Young.

A description of the club as published in the book "The Missing Links- America's Greatest Lost Golf Courses & Holes."



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