ST3387 : Somerton Park, Newport

taken 8 years ago, near to Newport/Casnewydd, Great Britain

Somerton Park, Newport
Somerton Park, Newport
Modern houses located between Cromwell Road and the South Wales - London main line.
For many decades this was the location of Somerton Park stadium. LinkExternal link It was the home ground for Newport County AFC until the club went bankrupt in 1989. The first greyhound meeting took place at the stadium in 1932, and speedway racing (Newport Wasps) also took place there. The stadium was demolished in 1993 to make way for housing.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 January, 2010
Category
Housing > Housing   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 332 876 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.9969N 2:57.9297W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 332 875
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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