West Stand This Stand was first opened in 1929. It was demolished in 2001 and replaced
with the Sir Stanley Matthews Stand.
South Stand This Stand was first
opened in 1925.
It was demolished in 2003, but its
the Jimmy Armfield Stand didn't
materilaise until 2010.
South Stand This photo was taken in
Notice that the original floodlights
had been replaced by then.
South Stand A closer look.
East Paddock This was demolished in 2002
and replaced with a temporary seated
It was also affectionately known as
the 'scratching shed.'
East Paddock This photo was
taken in 2001.
Notice how the roof was used for
Below is a video from
YouTube showing the ground in 1979
Thanks to W Gibson for sharing this with us:
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