Fitzwilliam College Playing Fields 8465

Cambridge, England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge

Brief Description

These playing fields have facilities for cricket and football, and are located a little way north of the college.

History

This field was leased by the college and recreational facilities were constructed by students between 1908 and 1914. Many of these students were killed in World War 1, and the college bought the field as a permanent memorial to them.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.fitz.cam.ac.uk/index.jsp
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

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History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)