City of London Solicitors’ Company Challenge Cup

The City of London Solicitors’ Company Annual Golf Challenge Cup was presented in 1911 by the Master, Wardens and Court of the Company. It is awarded for the best handicap score at the Spring Meeting by a member of the City of London Solicitors’ Company who is also a member of the Society.  Before 1931 it was competed for at a separate meeting of the golfers of the Solicitors’ Company; in 1931 it was played as a foursomes competition.

Year Winner
1911 C.H. Drayton
1912 J. Barling Purchase
1913 N.H. Aste
1925 H.W. Morris
1926 H.W. Morris
1927 F.T. Mawby
1928 W. Ward Higgs
1931 W.T. Watkins Birts and F.T. Mawby
1932 F. le S. Stone
1933 F. le S. Stone
1934 W.T. Watkins Birts
1935 R.C. Bolton
1936 R.C. Bolton
1937 F.G. Petch
1938 W.T. Watkins Birts
1939 R.C. Bolton
1940-46 No Competition
1947 F.G. Petch
1948 F.G. Petch
1949 F.G. Petch and T.G. Bennett
1950 L.A.D. Martin
1951 L.G.D. Croft  )
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1952 L.G.D. Croft
1953 F.G. Petch
1954 L.G.D. Croft
1955 F.G. Petch
1956 T.G. Bennett
1957 L.G.D. Croft
1958 L.G.D. Croft
1959 R. Chamberlain
1960 T.G. Bennett
1961 R. Chamberlain
1962 P.M. Armitage
1963 L.A.D. Martin
1964 T.G. Bennett
1965 W.R. Carr
1966 A.C. Surtees
1967 P.M. Armitage
1968 A.C. Surtees
1969 No record
1970 No record
1971 No record
1972 P.J. Morley-Jacob
1973 J.F. Goble
1974 H.S.Maxwell-Wood
1975 No record
1976 C.R.L. James
1977 H.C. Rumbelow
1978 A.C. Surtees
1979 I.W. Goldie
1980 J.N.L. Chalton
1981 J.N.L. Chalton
1982 B.W.D. Richards
1983 F.J. Donagh
1984 D.J. Wright
1985 A.C. Surtees
1986 R.G. Davies
1987 M. Read
1988 H.C. Rumbelow
1989 B.R.N. Nicholson
1990 Mark Clark
1991 Richard Grandison
1992 Peter Morley-Jacob
1993 Peter Borrowdale
1994 Arfon Jones
1995 Rob McKellar
1996 Ian Goldie
1997 Ian Goldie
1998 Christopher Johnson-Gilbert
1999 Christopher Johnson-Gilbert
2000 John Rink
2001 Martyn Gowar
2002 Steven Turnbull
2003 John Pike
2004 John Pike
2005 Barrie Lloyd
2006 Michael Boswell
2007 Stephen Barnard
2008 Richard Grandison
2009 Arfon Jones
2010 David Edwards