mashie niblick


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iron with a lofted face for hitting high shots to the green

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I said, "The midiron, the mashie, the mashie niblick and the niblick.
Given that the row threatens to turn the event into a public relations catastrophe, it could be lively, and someone may get a mashing from a mashie niblick.
IT COULD not have been a prouder day for Scots if a kilted Mel Gibson had torn down the 18th hole waving a mashie niblick and crying "freedom" while the ghost of Jim Baxter trailed behind playing effortless keepie- uppie with a small white ball.
IT COULD not have been a prouder day for Scots if a kilted Mel Gibson had torn down the 18th hole waving a mashie niblick and crying freedom while the ghost of Jim Baxter trailed behind playing effortless keepie-uppie with a small white ball.
But, thankfully, you don't need to know a mashie niblick from a sand wedge to get immersed in the action.
This place used to be a haven for golf lovers where collectors of old golf books and trinkets would sell their wares in a throwback to the days of feather balls and mashie niblicks.
In the garages, you'd find golf clubs including mashie niblicks from when Old Tom Morris was still young Tom Morris, coffee jars containing the screws to a piece of machinery not commercially available since 1942 and tools that possibly last saw use during the Bronze Age.
So we packed our mashie niblicks and our combined handicap of more than 100 and headed off to tackle the Celtic gems suggested by the North Wales Tourist Board.
The main corridor is lined either side by the narrow original lockers used by those early members in 1894 - long since abandoned but perfectly preserved as a reminder of a simpler age of pencil bags and mashie niblicks.