Sweetings Field

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Stoke City F.C. - Stadium
... It is not clear where Stoke's original playing fields were located ... In 1875 they moved to Sweetings Field, which was owned by the mayor of Stoke, Alderman Sweeting ... It is estimated that as many as 200–250 spectators were attending home matches at Sweetings Field, paying one penny for admission ...

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