Photos all courtesy of

which has an amazing online archive of old photos from Bristol and the surrounding area.





As it was in the early 50s just before stock car racing started there.

No stock cars in these shots but they give you an impression of the stadium itself


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Knowle stadium opened in 1928 for dogs and  speedway

It ran stock cars 1954-55 and closed at the end of 55

It reopened for speedway only in 1959 and was demolished in 1960