Fields and stadiums: Kelsey Park, Windsor

Kelsey Park was an enclosed ground that had been built for Windsor Rovers in 1924. It was also used for boxing bouts and softball games.

The ground was formally opened with a match between Windsor Rovers and Pilgrim F.C. on Saturday May 17, 1924. The Pilgrims won 2-1 in front of a crowd of 500.

The enclosed ground was privately owned. It had a clubhouse that was used by Windsor Rovers.

In 1926 Kelsey Park had a seating capacity of 6,000. 

In 1931 floodlights was installed at Kelsey Park.

The park was last used for softball in 1936.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s