The Lost Grounds

Over the years, many grounds in Wales have been lost from the cricketing landscape. This section of the website celebrates and commemorates these lost grounds. Please do get in touch with us if you would like to add any you know about and fondly recall.

Whiteheads, Newport, as seen during the 1940s. Photo Credit – Derek Picken (Rogerstone CC).

Click on the names below to find out further information about these lost grounds:

Whiteheads, Bassaleg

Cardiff Arms Park

Barracks Field, Cardiff

Girlings, Cwmbran

Llanfrechfa Grange, Cwmbran

Saunders Valves, Cwmbran

Weston’s Biscuits, Llantarnam

Polo Grounds, New Inn

Orb Works, Newport

Rodney Parade, Newport

Tredegar House, Newport – Part One and Part Two

British Nylon Spinners, Pontypool

Trevethin, Pontypool

Court Farm, St.Fagans

Bryn-y-Mor Field, Swansea

Crymlyn Burrows, Swansea