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A ground this time...


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Good choice. Smile A British ground?


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Ground still in use?


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I knew a ground would tempt mip!

It is a British one but no longer in use.


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A ground in England?



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A ground in England?


Yep


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Did it ever host an FA Cup tie?



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Did it ever host an FA Cup tie?


I can't be 100% sure but the evidence I've seen would suggest yes.


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Located North of the Wash/Severn line?


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Located North of the Wash/Severn line?


Yes


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North of M62 line?


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North of M62 line?


Nope


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Still used after WW2?



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Still used after WW2?


Nope


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Did more than one club use it as a home ground?



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Did more than one club use it as a home ground?


Not that I know of.


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Do the club that used it still exist? (including phoenix replacements)


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Did the ground host games in the FL?


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Do the club that used it still exist? (including phoenix replacements)


Bit of a grey area in brackets there, OS, but I'll answer no.


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Did the ground host games in the FL?


No


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In Yorkshire?



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In Yorkshire?


Nope


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In or north of Nottingham?


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In or north of Nottingham?


Yes


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Ground used for games in the Northern League.


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Ground used for games in the Northern League.


Nope


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Do the club that used it still exist? (including phoenix replacements)


Bit of a grey area in brackets there, OS, but I'll answer no.



The original club ever played in one (or more) of The Combinatoon/Lancs. League/Lancs. Combination/Cheshire County League?


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Do the club that used it still exist? (including phoenix replacements)


Bit of a grey area in brackets there, OS, but I'll answer no.



The original club ever played in one (or more) of The Combinatoon/Lancs. League/Lancs. Combination/Cheshire County League?


That's a yes.


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Was the ground to the west of where the M6 now runs?



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Was the ground to the west of where the M6 now runs?


It was.


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Was the ground to the west of where the M6 now runs?


It was.


On the Wirral peninsula?


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Was the ground to the west of where the M6 now runs?


It was.


On the Wirral peninsula?


Alas no.


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Was the ground to the west of where the M6 now runs?


It was.


Within 10 miles (as the crow flies) of Liverpool Lime St. station?


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Was the ground to the west of where the M6 now runs?


It was.


Within 10 miles (as the crow flies) of Liverpool Lime St. station?


Wondered if we'd get that old narrower Wink! And for a change the answer to that is yes. Tongue


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Stab at Dingle Park, one of the homes of the original South Liverpool club and a ground that apparently once held 18,000 for a game against Tranmere Rovers. I can't find any online photographs, though.


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Stab at Dingle Park, one of the homes of the original South Liverpool club and a ground that apparently once held 18,000 for a game against Tranmere Rovers. I can't find any online photographs, though.


BACK OF THE NET!

A ground that would surely have hosted league football had it not been for WW1 and a great riverside location too by all accounts...beating Everton on that score by a century! I've never seen any photos either btw.

The original South became New Brighton FC and, a few years later, became FL members in their own right after moving to Wirral. Meanwhile the current South's legacy began in 1935 and might well also have materialised in FL membership but for WW2.

Decent article about the history at https://footballpink.net/...-of-a-football-club/

Played Michael and over to you for #977.