Basic Site Details

Name: Molineux football ground
Town, district or village: Wolverhampton
City or county: Staffordshire
Country: England
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of Main Stand: 15,000. Cost of Molineux Street Stand: 20,487.

The stadium was completely rebuilt between 1979 and 1993; none of Leitch's work now remains.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Waterloo RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 519241925 Main Stand
Item 2 of 5c. 19311932 Redevelopment of the North Bank ('The Cowshed'); new Molineux Street Stand; extension of South Bank Terrace
Item 3 of 51935  Covering of South Bank
Item 4 of 519351939 Further work, including improvements to Molineux Street Stand
Item 5 of 519791993 Complete rebuilding

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 10Archibald ('Archie') LeitchArchitect, EngineerA19241929Main Stand
Item 2 of 10Archibald ('Archie') LeitchArchitect, EngineerBc. 19311932Redevelopment of the North Bank ('The Cowshed'); new Molineux Street Stand; extension of South Bank Terrace
Item 3 of 10Archibald Kent Leitch (or Archie Leitch (junior))EngineerBc. 19311932Redevelopment of the North Bank ('The Cowshed'); new Molineux Street Stand; extension of South Bank Terrace
Item 4 of 10Archibald Leitch & PartnersArchitectural practiceBc. 19311932Redevelopment of the North Bank ('The Cowshed'); new Molineux Street Stand; extension of South Bank Terrace
Item 5 of 10Archibald ('Archie') LeitchArchitect, EngineerC1935 Covering of South Bank
Item 6 of 10Archibald Kent Leitch (or Archie Leitch (junior))EngineerC1935 Covering of South Bank
Item 7 of 10Archibald Leitch & PartnersArchitectural practiceC1935 Covering of South Bank
Item 8 of 10Archibald ('Archie') LeitchArchitect, EngineerD19351936Further work, including improvements to Molineux Street Stand
Item 9 of 10Archibald Kent Leitch (or Archie Leitch (junior))EngineerD19351939Further work, including improvements to Molineux Street Stand
Item 10 of 10Archibald Leitch & PartnersArchitectural practiceD19351939Further work, including improvements to Molineux Street Stand

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inglis, Simon2005Engineering Archie: Archibald Leitch - football ground designer London: English Heritagepp160-5