Westwood Club

Westwood Club (HMGZW)

Location: Richmond, VA 23226
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 35.51', W 77° 30.627'

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Derived from a 1921 design by renowned golf architect Donald Ross, Westwood Golf Club served the public from 1927 to the mid-1930's. Following a change in ownership, Westwood Supper Club occupied the clubhouse from 1936 until 1950, when the Officers Club of Virginia acquired the site. Eventually extending membership to non-military families and continually expanding, the facility emerged in 1967 as Westwood Racquet Club, offering the region's first indoor tennis courts. Westwood hosted a Virginia Slims Invitational Tournament in November 1970, which marked the beginning of the professional all-women's tennis tour. The Westwood Club remains one of the premier racquet clubs in the Commonwealth.
Marker NumberHC-19
Year Placed2001
Placed ByCounty of Henrico
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:39am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 278354 N 4163492
Decimal Degrees37.59183333, -77.51045000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 35.51', W 77° 30.627'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 35' 30.60" N, 77° 30' 37.62" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6200 W Club Ln, Richmond VA 23226, US
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