Arsenal: the revolution nears completion, the new club is born

One of the many oddities about the revolution at Woolwich Arsenal 100 years ago is that it is almost impossible to set a clear date as to when the modern club was born.
Going through the records it looks as if there were something like four separate attempts to set up new companies, with three of them failing to sell enough shares to make everything happen.
What we do know however is that on 13 June 1910 Woolwich Arsenal FC held their AGM. This was the moment that Norris said, there is a new company that owns the club “Woolwich Arsenal FC” and that this new company would settle al...

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