Commemorative £5 note - 2004

Royal & Ancient Golf Club Commemorative

This note was Issued by The Royal Bank of Scotland in 2004 to commemorate the 250th Anniversary of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club

Design features which are specific to this note are as follows:


  • Royal & Ancient Golf Club Crest in Gold


  • Rendition of the R & A Clubhouse
  • Cameo portrait of the old Tom Morris surrounded by golf clubs typical of this era
  • Pattern work based on the railings of the R & A Clubhouse
  • R & A silver balls and clubs
  • Three dimensional pattern work based on the commemorative dates and patterns taken from the R & A silver balls
  • R & A Claret Jug TROPHY
  • Depictions of the R & A Silver Balls at each corner of the note