Archie Leitch: golden boy of football architecture or something much nastier?

Tony Attwood
Archie Leitch’s involvement at Highbury in designing the main stand in 1913 is well documented, and out of the timescale of this site at present, but there are tantalising hints in the records that Leitch was involved much earlier in the improvements to the Manor Ground – the home of Woolwich Arsenal
There’s nothing anywhere that says that Leitch did indeed design or re-design the little stand in Woolwich, but by the time the club went bust in 1910 Leitch had become a creditor of the club, and there are notes in the financial files to suggest that the club had ne...

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