Tyne and Wear HER(16962): Swalwell, Crow Trees, Blaydon Rugby Football Club - Details
Swalwell, Crow Trees, Blaydon Rugby Football Club
Rugby Football Ground
Blaydon Star Rugby Club formed in 1888. The present Blaydon Rugby Football Club has been based at Crow Trees since 1951. It raises funds through car boot sales every Sunday. The 350 seater stand was bought from Gateshead International Stadium in 1980. It cost £3000 to buy and £1500 to re-erect.
Lynn Pearson, 2010, Played in Tyne and Wear - Charting the heritage of people at play, p 111