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Rugby, Football, Cricket, Lacrosse, Tennis

Cochrane Park

54.998931, -1.574428

Heaton, Newcastle

Opened:

1910s

Closed:

Open

Condition:

Home Teams/Clubs:

Last Updated:

21 Jun 2022

Newcastle University RFC

HER Description

Cochrane Park was Armstrong College's sports ground. It is now the home of Newcastle University Rugby Football Club. It also has facilities for football, cricket, lacrosse and tennis. The pavilion was built in 1922. The datestone has the initials GEH - George Henderson funded its construction. His initials are also on the balcony along with those of Cecil Cochrane who gifted the ground. The Armstrong College crest is on the centre of the balcony.

Ordnance Survey

'Sketches of The Coal Mines in Northumberland and Durham' T.H.Hair, published in 1844

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'Sketches of The Coal Mines in Northumberland and Durham' T.H.Hair, published in 1844

Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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