The Hawthorns

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The Hawthorns
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Full name The Hawthorns
Location West Bromwich, Sandwell,
Wast Midlands
Coordinates 52°30′33″N 1°57′50″W / 52.50917°N 1.96389°W / 52.50917; -1.96389Coordinates: 52°30′33″N 1°57′50″W / 52.50917°N 1.96389°W / 52.50917; -1.96389
Awner West Bromwich Albion F.C.
Operator West Bromwich Albion
Capacity 27,000[1]
Field size 105 m x 68 m
Surface Desso GrassMaster
Construction
Biggit 1900
Appent September 1900
Renovatit 2008 West Stand
Construction cost £7.5 Million for East Stand
Tenants
West Bromwich Albion F.C. (1900–present)

The Hawthorns is a aw-seater fitbaw stadium in West Bromwich, Sandwell, Ingland, wi a capacity o 27,000. It haes been the hame o Premier League club West Bromwich Albion F.C. syne 1900, when it became the saxt grund tae be uised bi the club. The grund wis the last Football League grund tae be built in the 19t hunderyear. At a altitude o 551 feet (168 m), it is the heichest grund amang those o aw 92 Premier League an Football League clubs.

Footnotes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Premier League Handbook Season 2013/14" (PDF). Premier League. Retrieved 17 August 2013.