Hills Road Bridge Ground

Located near to Hills Road and the former Cattle Market, the Hills Road Bridge Ground was the home of the Lilywhites from 1911 to the oubreak of the First World War.

Former Cambridge Cattle Market from Hills Road Bridge (1996)

First Match

16.9.1911             Cambridge Town 2 - 2 Woolwich Polytechnic                              Southern Olympian League                Goals scored for the Lilywhites were by Sizer and Halls.

Biggest Win

16.11.1912           Cambridge Town 10 - 0 Long Melford                                            A.F.A. Senior Cup 3rd Qualifying Round  Goalscorers for the Lilywhites were Coe (4), Wigg (2), E Smith, Brooks, Jenkins and Richardson.

Heaviest Defeat

7.12.1912              Cambridge Town 0 - 6 Cambridge University                               Friendly Match

Record Crowd

19.3.1914               Cambridge Town 1 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur                                   Friendly Match                                       Woosnan scored for the Lilywhites in front of a 3,000+ crowd.

Last Match

17.101914             Cambridge Town 4 - 1 1st Cambs Regiment                              Charity Match                                           Goals scored for the Lilywhites by Etheringham (2), Allen and Bassham. The match was played in aid of the Belgian Relief Fund.