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Adams Park
Adams Park
Owners Wycombe Wanderers
Location Hillbottom Road
High Wycombe HP12 4HJ
Opened 1990
Expanded 1996, 2001
Tenants Wycombe Wanderers
Capacity 10,284
Field dimensions 115 x 75 yards
Surface Desso GrassMaster

Adams Park is an association football stadium in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Built in 1990, it is the home ground of Wycombe Wanderers F.C.

Between 2003 and 2006, the stadium was known as The Causeway Stadium under a naming rights deal, before reverting to its traditional name.

History

Pre construction

Wycombe Wanderers had sought to leave their home ground at Loakes Park since the 1960s as the site had been earmarked for the site of development of the adjacent Wycombe General Hospital. The club were able to sell the land to the health authority, which almost solely funded the construction of Adams Park.

Opening

The ground has a picturesque, rural setting, sitting as it does in a valley at the end of the Sands Industrial Estate, surrounded by green hills on three sides. Whereas Wycombe's previous Loakes Park ground was very close to the town centre, Adams Park is two miles due west of High Wycombe and not hugely accessible either by public or private transport.

The stadium was opened in time for the 1990–91 season, and had a capacity of 6,000 with 1,267 seats in the Main Stand. The ground was named Adams Park in honour of benefactor and former captain Frank Adams. Adams had bought the former ground Loakes Park for the club, whose sale financed the move to the stadium named after him. The new stadium coincided with an upturn in the club's fortunes as, under the guidance of Martin O'Neill, they won the FA Trophy at Wembley thanks to a 2–1 win over Kidderminster Harriers.

External links

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Wycombe Wanderers Football Club
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Abbey Stadium (Cambridge United) · Adams Park (Wycombe Wanderers) · Blundell Park (Grimsby Town) · Broadfield Stadium (Crawley Town) · Brunton Park (Carlisle United) · Colchester Community Stadium (Colchester United) · County Ground (Swindon Town) · Crown Ground (Accrington Stanley) · Globe Arena (Morecambe) · Gresty Road (Crewe Alexandra) · Huish Park (Yeovil Town) · Kenilworth Road (Luton Town) · Lamex Stadium (Stevenage) · Meadow Lane (Notts County) · One Call Stadium (Mansfield Town) · Proact Stadium (Chesterfield) · Ricoh Arena (Coventry City) · Rodney Parade (Newport County) · Sincil Bank (Lincoln City) · St James Park (Exeter City) · The Hive Stadium (Barnet) · The New Lawn (Forest Green Rovers) · Vale Park (Port Vale) · Whaddon Road (Cheltenham Town)

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