Old tartan golfbag

IMG_3343Old “ben Sayers” golfbag with clubs. Ben Sayers is believed to be the oldest golf equipment company in the world, since the 1870’s

“Ben Sayers as a company was founded in 1873 and is thought to be the oldest golf company in the world.

Apart from making clubs and carrying out repairs, Ben Sayers first venture was in making golf balls.

Ben’s first shop was a lean-to shed adjacent to the new 18th tee at North Berwick Golf Club. It was from this shed that he started to aquire a reputation both as a player and teacher.”