Athletic Park

Athletic Park (HM1FFE)

Location: Burlington, VT 05401 Chittenden County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 29.347', W 73° 12.153'

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Located on the streetcar line between Burlington and Winooski, Athletic Park was the home of the University of Vermont's baseball and football teams and track-and-field events from 1887 until Centennial Field opened in 1906. It was also where Burlington's baseball team in the first Northern League played from 1901 to 1906. Among the baseball players who graced its diamond were future major leaguers Bert Abbey, Arlie Pond, Ed Reulbach, Jean Dubuc, Ray Collins, Larry Gardner and Eddie Collins, and Negro stars such as Frank Grant, George Stovey, and William Clarence Matthews. History provided by the Friends of UVM Baseball.
Year Placed2011
Placed ByVermont Division for Historic Preservation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 4:52am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 642920 N 4927771
Decimal Degrees44.48911667, -73.20255000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 29.347', W 73° 12.153'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 29' 20.82" N, 73° 12' 9.18" W
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Area Code(s)802
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-29 Intervale Rd, Burlington VT 05401, US
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