Leith Rules Golf Society
The aim of the Society is to increase the recognition of Leith Links as the home of the earliest recorded rules of golf and one of the game's prominent early locations

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Useful links to other sites



A number of relevant sites have been included.

The "Leith" links are to the golf or sport sections on their sites, if they have a specific section on this topic, otherwise their "home" page.

Each of these links will open in a new window. The Society is not responsible for the content of these sites, nor for any changes to the sites rendering the links invalid. 

Please E-Mail us to advise of any broken links and we will endeavour to correct them.


Local Community:


Bronze miniatures of the Rattray Statue

Leith Local History Society

A-HAVEN Townhouse

Antique Hickory Golf Clubs

The Leither (Pages 16-67)

Jeneil, the Jewellers

British Golf Collectors Society

Leith Links

Bruce Stevenson, Insurance Brokers

British Golf Museum, St Andrews

Leith Festival

David Annand

Bruntsfield Short Hole Golf Club

Insiders Edinburgh (Tim Bell)

Georgian Antiques

Heritage of Golf Museum, Gullane



Hill of Tarvit (Kingarrock)


Muirfield (Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers)


Musselburgh Old Golf Club


World Hickory Golfer