stadium_name = Sandygate Road
surface = grass
structural engineer =
services engineer =
Hallam F.C., Hallam C.C.[cite web|url=http://www.hallamfc.net/pageID_3560807.html|title=Hallam Football Club]
seating_capacity = 700 (210 seated, a further 40 covered) [cite web|url=http://www.hallamfc.net/pageID_3560837.html|title=Sandygate|publisher=Hallam Football Club]
Sandygate Road is a football and
cricketstadium in the Sheffieldsuburb of Crosspool, Yorkshire. It is is home to Hallam F.C.and Hallam C.C.
First opened in 1804, Hallam F.C. have played at the ground since 1860. Sandygate has been recognised by the
Guinness Book of Recordsas the "Oldest Ground in the World". [cite web
title=The Ultimate A-Z of Sheffield
26 December 1860, the world's first inter-club football match was played at the ground, Hallam taking on Sheffield F.C.
Some scenes in "When Saturday Comes" were filmed at the ground.
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Myrtle Road — Modern day map of Sheffield showing the locations of the early home grounds of The Wednesday (north south): Bramall Lane, Sheaf House, Highfield, Olive Grove and Myrtle Road. Myrtle Road is a former home ground of The Wednesday Football Club and… … Wikipedia
Crosspool — Coordinates: 53°22′47″N 1°31′10″W / 53.3796°N 1.5195°W / 53.3796; 1.5195 … Wikipedia
Crookes (ward) — This article is about the district of Sheffield. For the scientist, see William Crookes. Coordinates: 53°23′17″N 1°30′18″W / 53.388°N 1.505°W / … Wikipedia
Don Valley Stadium — Location Worksop Road, Sheffield, England S9 3TL Opened September 1990 Owner … Wikipedia
Hallam F.C. — Football club infobox clubname = Hallam http://www.ncel.org.uk/images/Hallam.gif|Club logo] fullname = Hallam Football Club nickname = The Countrymen founded = September 4, 1860 ground = Sandygate Road, Crosspool, Sheffield capacity = 1000 (248… … Wikipedia
Sport in Sheffield — Sheffield has a long history of involvement in sport. Although cricket was the first organised sport, it has gradually been supplanted by football. Both the main two local football teams grew out of cricket teams. Sheffield can claim many firsts… … Wikipedia
Hallam Football Club — Hallam FC Nombre completo Hallam Football Club Apodo(s) The Countrymen, Los paisanos Fundación 1860 Estadio Sandygate Road Crosspool … Wikipedia Español
Goodwin Sports Centre — s main building. Goodwin Sports Centre is a sporting facility and gym in the Crookesmoor area of the city of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. Its facilities include a 33 m swimming pool, bouldering wall, tennis court, cricket nets,… … Wikipedia
Yorkshire — For other uses, see Yorkshire (disambiguation). Yorkshire Flag of Yorkshire … Wikipedia
Olive Grove — For other uses, see Olive grove (disambiguation). Modern day map of Sheffield showing the locations of the early home grounds of The Wednesday (north south): Bramall Lane, Sheaf House, Highfield, Olive Grove and Myrtle Road … Wikipedia