Nerdy NEWS items for 1888

Nerdy NEWS items for 1888

The Recreation ground
You may or may not like to know that in that year
the Rec was opened for sports use, the first event being a rugby match, TARFC v Newton Abbot RFC, Tics remained at the Rec for 2 years then went to Paignton after a better offer, returning in 1904
Elsewhere during 1888 the British & Irish Lions were founded and toured Australia.

More nerdy NEWS as it becomes known