Vale Park opening day songsheet, 1950

Vale Park opening day songsheet, 1950

Here is the songsheet that was distributed to Port Vale fans for the first-ever game at Vale Park – the match against Newport County on 24th August 1950.

The match finished 1-0 to the Valiants with Walter Aveyard scoring the first goal on the Vale Park pitch.

At the bottom of this article are some related features on the opening of Vale Park.

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More features on Vale Park…

This photo from the top of the Hamil End and looking down to the Railway Terrace was taken during the construction of Vale Park
This photo from the top of the Hamil End and looking down to the Railway Terrace was taken during the construction of Vale Park in the late 1940’s

The Story of Vale Park. A booklet produced describing how the ground was built. Read more

First floodlit game. A match report from the first use of floodliights at the ground. Read more

Get more features on the ground in our dedicated Vintage Vale Park section

 

 

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