Recreation Grounds

Some articles on recreation grounds, grounds, ground:

List Of Baseball Parks In San Francisco, California - First Baseball Park, Recreation Grounds
... in the heavily Irish workingman Mission District, was named simply 'The Recreation Grounds' and opened November 26, 1868 and operated until November 23, 1884 ... In the later years after the death of Fritz, the Recreation Grounds was leased by Waller Walace and Andy Pierce for organized ball play with the preeminent team of that era being the Haverlys ... Other teams playing in Recreation Grounds included the Eagles, Wide Awakes, Niantics, Woonsockets and the Reddingtons ...
Muirton Park
... Muirton Park (1924–1989) was the second of three football grounds the Scottish football club St ... It was preceded by the Recreation Grounds (1885–1924) and succeeded by McDiarmid Park (1989–present) ... to Muirton Park in 1924, from 1885 the club played their home fixtures at the Recreation Grounds across from Perth Prison on the town’s Edinburgh Road ...
Recreation Grounds (Perth) - History
... land, leased from Sir Robert Moncrieffe, became known as the Recreation Grounds ... The football ground was typical of its era but very basic by today's standard ... The Recreation Grounds were officially opened on 15 August 1885 however, somewhat unusually, the home club didn't participate in the match ...

Famous quotes containing the words grounds and/or recreation:

    The best persuaded of himself, so crammed, as he thinks, with excellencies, that it is his grounds of faith that all that look on him love him.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Playing snooker gives you firm hands and helps to build up character. It is the ideal recreation for dedicated nuns.
    Archbishop Luigi Barito (b. 1922)