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Codgering 080
Wednesday 16 January  2013

Yakking: Coffee Club,
Macarthur  Square.

Snacking: Campbelltown Golf  Club     

Historical Question: Who is Campbelltown named after?
                            
Tracking: Macarthur Square to Campbelltown Golf Club  via Marsden Park and Ambervale.  [MAP]  [GPS Tracker]
6.75km including walk back to station.

Pics:   | Prez | Peter |       

Quote:

"Golf is a game in which you claim the privileges of age, and retain the playthings of childhood."
Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)


...the playthings of childhood.
  
The Codgers:

The Walk:

The Venue:

The View:


Answer to historical question: Campbelltown was named  by Governor Macquarie after his wife
Elizabeth's maiden name. Mrs Macquarie was a member of the powerful Clan Campbell of Cawdor.
 
Source: 
http://www.campbelltown.nsw.gov.au/HistoryofCampbelltown.