West Bromwich’s new ground


September 3, 1900
West Bromwich Albion’s new ground, named the Hawthorns, was opened on Monday with a match against Derby County. The receipts amounted to £400, and after the game the officials and players dined together.
(Source: Nottingham Evening Post: September 8, 1900)

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.