Callers of Newcastle

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Callers of Newcastle
Tournament information
Location Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, England.
Established 1977
Course(s) Whitley Bay Golf Club
Month played July
Final year 1977
Final champion
John Fourie
Whitley Bay Golf Club is located in England
Whitley Bay Golf Club
Whitley Bay Golf Club
Location in England

The Callers of Newcastle was a golf tournament on the European Tour in 1977. It was held at Whitley Bay Golf Club in Whitley Bay, England. It was won by South Africa's John Fourie, who defeated Peter Butler, Ángel Gallardo and Tommy Horton in a four way playoff. The playoff started at the 16th hole. Butler and Horton bogeyed the first extra hole and Fourie won at the next after he made a par 3,[1]


Year Winner Country Score To par Margin
of victory
Runners-up Winner's
share (£)
1977 John Fourie  South Africa 282 −6 Playoff England Peter Butler
Spain Ángel Gallardo
England Tommy Horton
5,000 [1]


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