Date posted: 14 November 2019, 8:45pm

President Killiney Golf Club 1916 - 1923 

M.V. Blacker Douglas
President of Killiney Golf Club 1916 – 1923
Maxwell Vandeleur Blacker Douglass resided in Bellevue Park, Killiney.

M.V. Blacker Douglass was appointed to the board of the City of Dublin Hospital (Baggot Street) and made a trustee to the hospital in 19071.

Occupation Landowner (Dublin, Kerry and Armagh).

Justice of the peace and Deputy Lieutenant for Co. Kerry.

Member of Dublin City Council.

Executive committee of the Royal City Hospital1.

Recreations: Fishing, Shooting and Golf.

Clubs: Killiney Golf Club, Royal Irish Yacht Club, St George’s Yacht Club, Kildare Street Club and the Junior Carlton, London.

Dun Laoghaire Golf Club

Scratch Challenge Cup Presented to Kingstown Golf Club by M.V. Blacker Douglas, June 1919.
Format: Singles Competition
History of Trophy: Colonel M.V. Blacker Douglas, Club Member, served in the British Army and retired from service in India2.

Research by Gordon Horsfield.


1. Source: Royal City of Dublin Hospital - 150th Anniversary 1832-1982

2. Dun Laoghaire Golf Club.