Saturday, October 2, 2010

101 Years Ago Today the Twickenham Rugby Ground Hosted its First Match

(Click on image above to see it mapped on SepiaTown)

101 years ago today the Twickenham Rugby Ground, now regarded as the home of English rugby, hosted its very first match (Harlequins v. Richmond - October 2, 1909).

Above is a photograph taken at the stadium following the Kings Cup match 10 years later.

Another rugby-related image on SepiaTown
A great, photo-filled website about the history of rugby.

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