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PHOTOS: A tour of St. Andrews, Old Course

Our Alex Miceli is on a month-long journey through England and Scotland, and made a stop in St. Andrews.

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This is the Morris's section of the cemetery at St. Andrews. Off the west wall, left of St. Rule Tower, is where Old and Young Tom are buried.

Published on July 14, 2013

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Tom Morris' workshop stood on this spot and was just across the street from the 18th green at St. Andrews.

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This is College Street, a typical back street in St. Andrews.

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The church spire on the campus of the University of St. Andrews.

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A courtyard on the picturesque campus of the University of St. Andrews.

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Across the street from the university, this stop in St. Andrews for students is now famous.

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The famous St. Andrews graveyard with St. Rule Tower prominently displayed.

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The only movie theater in St. Andrews. It's just up the street from the Old Course. Not like you come to the Home of Golf for the movies, but the students likely catch a movie during the semester.

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Young Tom Morris has a very elaborate tombstone. Here's what it says: IN MEMORY OF “TOMMY” SON OF THOMAS MORRIS. WHO DIED 25TH DECEMBER 1875 AGED 24 YEARS DEEPLY REGRETTED BY NUMEROUS FRIENDS AND ALL GOLFERS HE THRICE IN SUCCESSION WON THE CHAMPION’S BELT AND HELD IT WITHOUT RIVALRY AND YET WITHOUT ENVY HIS MANY AMIABLE QUALITIES BEING NO LESS ACKNOWLEDGED THAN HIS GOLFING ACHIEVEMENTS

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A kilt store in St. Andrews.

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The town center of St. Andrews.

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Alex Miceli's favorite bakery in St. Andrews, Fisher and Donaldson's

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The famous Dunvegan Hotel and Restaurant just up the street from the Old Course at St. Andrews.

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A look at Hamilton Hall at St. Andrews, a former dorm for university students. Herb Kohler ended up with the property and sunk a bunch of money into the property and is now selling flats in the hall. The penthouse is rumored to be 7.5 million pounds.

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Gofers playing the 18th hole with the R&A Clubhouse in the background at St. Andrews.

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Golfer teeing off the 18th hole with R&A Clubhouse and Hamilton Hall in the background at St. Andrews.

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Notice the Road Hole bunker at St. Andrews is no longer round, but oval or oblong and not as deep as the old bunker.

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A golfer in the new 17th hole Road Hole bunker at St. Andrews.

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A line for fans to get their picture taken on the Swilican Bridge between golfers teeing off the 18th tee at St. Andrews.

Published on July 14, 2013