NZ4058 : Roker Park August 1976

taken 41 years ago, near to Roker, Sunderland, Great Britain

Roker Park August 1976
Roker Park August 1976
This is Sunderland about to kick off over 30 years ago against Arsenal. The Roker End to the left is uncovered and the stand opposite was known as the Clock Stand. If you look carefully you can see the Match of The Day cameras on top of the stand.

The ground is now gone and has a housing estate built on it now. I think there maybe a Clock Stand Drive. There is also a Goalmouth Close and of course the aptly named Promotion Close. Happy Days.
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NZ4058, 177 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
August 1976   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 5 August, 2007
Category
Football ground   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 401 588 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:55.3480N 1:22.5247W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 401 589
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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