SJ8096 : Sir Alex Ferguson Stand, Old Trafford

near to Stretford, Trafford, Great Britain

Sir Alex Ferguson Stand, Old Trafford
Sir Alex Ferguson Stand, Old Trafford
The massive North Stand at Old Trafford was renamed "The Sir Alex Ferguson Stand" in November 2011.

The life-sized statue of Sir Alex can be seen standing above the main entrance to the stand.

A plaque fixed to the wall of the stand, below the statue, reads:
THIS STAND WAS NAMED THE SIR ALEX FERGUSON STAND
ON 5 NOVEMBER 2011 TO RECOGNISE
HIS ACHIEVEMENTS AS MANAGER OF MANCHESTER UNITED
IN THE 25 YEARS SINCE HIS APPOINTMENT
ON 6 NOVEMBER 1986

THE BRONZE STATUE OF SIR ALEX
BY SCULPTOR PHILIP JACKSON CVO,
WAS UNVEILED IN A CEREMONY
ON 23 NOVEMBER 2012
BY LADY CATHERINE FERGUSON,
HIS GREATEST SUPPORTER.
SJ8096 : Dedication, Sir Alex Ferguson Stand
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Thursday, 29 November, 2012   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 1 December, 2012
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8071 9639 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:27.8338N 2:17.5212W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8071 9645
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