Location: 1-37 Dorando Close, Hammersmith, London
Opened: 1908
Demolished: 1985
Current Status: BBC Worldwide
Nickname: "The Great Stadium"
Famed Tenants: Queens Park Rangers F.C. (1931-1933) (1962-1963)

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Built originally for the 1908 Olympics (and memorialized in a pretty great Pogues song) White City was considered the first "modern-seater" stadium and hosted races, boxing matches, and soccer matches (including one in the 1966 World Cup) as well.