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 Springfield Park - Wigan Athletic

Main Stand

Main Stand, Springfield
                          Park, Wigan Athletic

St Andrews Terrace

St Andrews Terrace,
                          Springfield Park, Wigan Athletic

Town End

Town End, Springfield Park, Wigan
                              Athletic

Looking Towards The Shevington Road End & The Famous Grassy Bank

Shevington Road End, Springfield
                      Park, Wigan Athletic

A Closer Look At The Famous Grassy Bank
Note that when this photo was taken, a fence was in place at the rear of the terrace to prevent fans standing on the grass bank behind. This at one time didn't exist, so fans stood on the grass too. This led to some comical scenes especially if there had been heavy rain.

Grassy Bank, Springfield Park, Wigan
                      Athletic

Both pictures were taken by Han at the last game to be played at Springfield Park, against Manchester City.

Record Attendance: 27,526 v Hereford United
(FA Cup 2nd Round, December 12th, 1951).
Ground Opened in 1897 - The Club moved to the JJB Stadium in 1999.

Below is a video from YouTube showing the ground in 1979
Thanks to W Gibson for sharing this with us:


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