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Did you know that the 1st Golf Club in England was founded at Blackheath by James I in 1608.

Did you know that Blackheath Hockey Club , founded in 1861, is the oldest Hockey Club in the world

Did you know that Blackheath Rugby Club , founded in 1858, is the oldest Rugby Club in the world

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Famous Blackheath people:

Donald McGill
Emily Davison
Mary Quant
Richard Branson

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Brit Quote:
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain. - John Locke
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On this day:
Last Invasion of Mainland Britain - 1797, Dolly the Sheep Cloned - 1997, Securitas Depot Robbery - Britains largest - 2006
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