Turf Moor

Turf Moor is located in Burnley, Lancashire, England, and has been the home of Burnley FC 1883. This unbroken service makes Turf Moor the second-longest continuously used ground in English professional football. The stadium is situated on Harry Potts Way, named after the manager who won the 1959-1960 First Division with the club. It has a capacity of 21,944. The Turf Moor site has been used for sporting activities since at least 1843, when Burnley Cricket Club moved to the area. In 1883, they invited Burnley FC to use a pitch adjacent to the cricket field. The first grandstand was not built until 1885, while terraces were also added to each end of the ground in the same year. Between the mid-1950s and mid-1970s, all stands were rebuilt. Turf Moor underwent further refurbishment during the 1990s, when the Longside and the Bee Hole End terraces were replaced by all-seater stands. In 1886, Turf Moor became the first football ground to be visited by a member of the Royal Family, when Prince Albert Victor attended a friendly match between Burnley and Bolton Wanderers. The first Football League match at the ground took place in October 1888.

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, England

Public Transport: Burnley Central Station. From the station it is a 20-minute walk to Turf Moor

Capacity: 21,944

Official Tickets: https://tickets.burnleyfootballclub.com/PagesPublic/Home/Home.aspx

Fixtures: Next Matches

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