A collection of 92 English Football League grounds and Wembley Stadium from the 1980s
This fascinating collection is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. 93 retro football stadium models are on offer in this once-in-a-lifetime sale.
Every single stadium was handcrafted by John Le Maitre in the 1980s using traditional modelling techniques and materials, including cork stands and a felt pitch. He appeared on Blue Peter with the collection on 8th May 1986.
These models capture a nostalgic snapshot of an iconic era in football and present a rare opportunity to memorialise some of the long-lost stadiums of English football, with 38 of the 93 grounds no longer in existence.
Made circa 1986 by John Le Maitre using traditional modelling techniques. All the models were featured on Blue Peter on the 8th May 1986 and provide a unique snapshot into how the English football league grounds looked during the 1980s.
Tottenham Hotspur - White Hart Lane
Built in 1898, White Hart Lane was the home of Tottenham Hotspur Football Club from 1899 to 2017.
Arsenal - Highbury
Built in 1913, Highbury Stadium was the home of Arsenal Football Club from its opening in September 1913 until 2006.
Southampton - The Dell
The Dell was the home of Southampton FC from September 1898 to 2001 and was the first ground in England to have permanent floodlighting installed.
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