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The famous Swilcan Bridge on the 18th hole of the Old Course at the Home of Golf. The bridge was originally built over 700 years ago so shepherds could move their flock across the Swilcan Burn which meanders through what is now the 1st and 18th...more
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The Old Course | St Andrews Links, St Andrews KY16 9JB, Scotland
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My husband lived for golf. He is now disabled and tried to have his picture taken last Sunday on the famous bridge. He was SO happy to be there, but with torrential rain, the little bridge is more "curved" than it looks and very slick...More
Yes, it is an historic and beautiful bridge. But please be aware that you are on a golf course. Look for the ball coming off the 18th tee before you run out to the bridge. Don't stay for a photo shoot...get your photo and make...More
To stand in the footsteps of all the greats that have ever played golf, on one of the most famous bridges in the world of golf gives you Goosebumps. An unbelievable experience that will last a life time.
I can't imagine any other 30 ft stone bridge being as iconic and awe inspiring as the Swilcan Bridge. It really isn't the bridge itself... for a golfer its about the history of where you are and setting foot or sitting on the same bridge...More
You can walk the old course every Sunday (it’s open to the public then) as there is no play that day but I see you are there on a Thursday ☹️☹️ so players will be out on the course so it’s unlikely unless you are there very... More
You can walk the old course every Sunday (it’s open to the public then) as there is no play that day but I see you are there on a Thursday ☹️☹️ so players will be out on the course so it’s unlikely unless you are there very early in the morning before players reach the 17th . Good luck 😉