Forbes Field Pt.1 (demolished) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Photographed in 1991 and 1994 using film.

Forbes Field "The Old Lady of Schenley Park" - Opened on June 30, 1909 and closed on June 28, 1970 with a double header vs. the Chicago Cubs. The park was demolished in 1971.

Location - The Oakland section of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 230 S. Boquet Street Pittsburgh, Pennslyvania Sennott Street LF, Joncaire St. RF. Boquet Street 1B. Sennott Street no longer exists, as it has been absorbed into Posver Hall.

Status - Demolished in 1971, and is now part of the University of Pittsburgh's Mavis Hall and Posver Hall (where home plate is).
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A great pano shot of old Forbes Field.


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Map of the Oakland section of Pittsburgh showing where Forbes Field once stood.


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A general diagram on how Forbes Field fit into the neighborhood.


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