Thursday, 31 July 2014

Lesser Hampden

Lesser Hampden
Pictures Taken 30/7/2014
Lesser Hampden is a football stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, which is located immediately beside the western end of Hampden Park.
In 1923, Queen's Park were looking for an alternative venue for their other teams.The club purchased a farm to the west of Hampden Park and built a pitch and stands.When it opened in 1924, Lesser Hampden had a capacity of 12,000.To save money, the original farmhouse was retained and was converted into a pavilion anddressing room.This farmhouse, which dates back to the 19th century is believed by football historians to be the oldest football building in the world. The changing rooms were closed in 2013 for safety reasons.
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