1931 British Open Winner and Scores

The 1931 British Open was the 66th time this major was played.

Winner: Tommy Armour, 296

Where it was played: Carnoustie Golf Links in Carnoustie, Scotland

Tournament dates: June 3-5, 1931

Leader after first round: Henry Cotton, Johnny Farrell and Bill Twine, 72

Leader after second round: Henry Cotton and Jose Jurado, 147

Leader after third round: Jose Jurado, 220

Notable Notes: Tommy Armour trailed third-round leader Jose Jurado by five strokes entering the final round. But Armour outplayed the Argentine 71 to 77 in Round 4 to win by one. ... This was the first Open played at Carnoustie. The links has always had a reputation for being tough, and at this Open nobody broke 70. ... This was the last of Armour's three career wins in majors.

Final Scores

Tommy Armour 73-75-77-71—296
Jose Jurado 76-71-73-77—297
Percy Alliss 74-78-73-73—298
Gene Sarazen 74-76-75-73—298
Johnny Farrell 72-77-75-75—299
Macdonald Smith 75-77-71-76—299
Marcos Churio 76-75-78-71—300
William H. Davies 76-78-71-75—300
Arthur Lacey 74-80-74-73—301
Henry Cotton 72-75-79-76—302
Arthur Havers 75-76-72-79—302
Gus Faulkner 77-76-76-74—303
Tomas Genta 75-78-75-75—303
Abe Mitchell 77-74-77-75—303
Horton Smith 77-79-75-72—303
Tom Williamson 77-76-73-77—303
Marcel Dallemagne 74-77-78-75—304
Willie Hunter 76-75-74-79—304
William Oke 74-80-75-75—304
Reg Whitcombe 75-78-71-80—304
Aubrey Boomer 76-77-80-73—306
Fred Robson 80-76-76-74—306
Len Holland 80-74-78-75—307
Mark Seymour 80-79-75-73—307
Ernest Whitcombe 79-76-76-76—307
Bert Hodson 77-76-78-77—308
Joe Kirkwood 75-75-77-81—308
William Twine 72-78-79-79—308
Archie Compston 77-76-75-81—309
Ernest Kenyon 75-78-78-78—309
Duncan McCulloch 76-78-77-78—309
William McMinn 78-78-79-74—309
Philip Rodgers 77-74-78-80—309
Charles Whitcombe 80-76-75-78—309
Sydney Fairweather 77-77-75-81—310
Cecil Denny 75-79-80-78—312
George Duncan 78-79-79-76—312
Albert Isherwood 77-79-79-77—312
a-Eric MvRuvie 75-83-79-75—312
Auguste Boyer 78-80-78-77—313
Keith Dalby 83-72-81-77—313
Syd Easterbrook 78-79-82-74—313
a-Lister Hartley 79-79-74-81—313
James McDowall 77-77-76-83—313
Alf Padgham 77-81-77-78—313
Alf Perry 77-74-82-81—314
William Large 74-84-81-76—315
Cedric Sayner 80-78-77-80—315
Rufus Stewart 76-83-76-80—315
Ernest Cawsey 77-76-82-81—316
Hector Freccero 80-77-83-76—316
Harry Large 78-80-75-83—316
John Burton 79-80-79-79—317
Charles Gadd 78-81-78-80—317
Arthur Young 77-82-78-80—317
Fred Taggart 76-81-81-80—318
a-John T. Bookless 79-80-78-82—319
a-Cyril Burge 77-79-84-79—319
a-William Sutton 80-79-79-82—320
a-Rex Hartley 80-79-79-83—321
Jock Henderson 79-78-81-83—321
Jack Seager 84-74-81-82—321
Owen Sanderson 84-75-81-82—322
a-Cowen Shankland 77-81-80-84—322
a-William Tulloch 76-81-83-82—322
Albert S. Tingey Jr. 79-79-86-84—328

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