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Brief description of site

This site is in use as the home ground for Cromer Football Club. The original wooden grandstand remained in place until the 1990s, when it was condemned as unsafe. There is a clubhouse and bar and the pitch is railed.

Brief history of site

The park was opened on 8th September 1922 by Mrs Benjamin B. Bond-Cabbell, who had donated the site to the town in memory of those who lost their lives in World War 1.

Location information:

Address: Cabbell Park, Mill Road, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 0BG

Locality: Cromer

Local Authorities:

Norfolk; North Norfolk; Cromer

Historical County: Norfolk

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 133 Grid Ref: TG224413
Latitude: 52.923 Longitude: 1.30702

Key information:

Form of site: park

Purpose of site: playing field

Context or principal building: recreational

Site first created: 1922

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Extant

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