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venue: Hever Castle Golf Club Date: 12/09/08
by H G Wells
type: Parkland length: 6,502yd Par: 72
The Time Machine is a slim
classic by an author who
REviEW If you “multimap” the way via the lanes, you will find Hever Castle
is seen by many as the
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founding father of science
longer it is certainly worth the drive. I was pleased to be joined by michael for
fiction and a visionary
who predicted the advent
september’s challenge and whilst our 9.00am tee time is normally reserved
of super highways,
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overcrowded cities and
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television broadcasts long
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challenging, picturesque and fastidiously maintained – even Vine’s golf went reality.
some way to do it justice. There are too many signature holes to mention but
h G Wells was born
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in Bromley in 1866. he was the third son
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a cousin and various mistresses on whom he based
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