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  • Empire Day by Valerie Benson

    I was born in the Dingle in 1946. We lived in Emerald Street off Cockburn Street (pronounced Cock - as in a male hen, not Co as in the port wine!!)....
  • My Heritage by Ruth Mcleod

    My wonderful city with its wonderful friendly people - no place like it. Humour, cheerfulness, a good turn you get them all here. I grew up during...
  • Going over the water by Margaret Ledgerton

    As a child and into my late teens, going 'over the water, meant getting the Overhead Railway from Seaforth to the Pier Head on a Sunday, especially ...
  • Day out on a Tug Boat

    A Day on a Tug Boat It was during the school holidays in the 1950s that my dad took me to work with him so I could spend a day on a Liverpool Tug Bo...
  • Liverpool Overhead Railway 1950s

    Rare footage of the Liverpool Overhead Railway in the 1950s. The line was dismantled in 1957. Music from the era "Captain Kangeroo Theme" aka Puffin...
  • Times of Yesteryear

    Times of Yesteryear I am in my 81st year, and I remember many events that happened in my life time. When I was a boy living in the south-end, ...
  • Time Warp Liverpool 1871 to 2010

    Time warp 139 years. The Top Photo. 1871. St Geoges Dock. Before The Overhead Railway and The Liver Buildins were built before the destruction of th...
  • Adventure of a Scouse pup

    In 1950 we used to travel by tram from Clubmoor or Tuebrook to the Pierhead. Once there we would go to the overhead railway station on the strand an...
  • The Green Goddesses (2)

    My father loved a tram ride. I vividly recall a Sunday morning in summer. Upon leaving All Saints church after mass, I saw my smiling father across ...
  • Three Graces - 1950s postcard

    A picture postcard of the fantastic three graces. Just to the left is the site of the newly built Mann Island.
  • The Overhead Railway 1902

    An old postcard sent at the beginning of the last century.
  • The White Star Building and Overhead Railway

    The White Star Building overlooking the Overhead Railway.
  • The Tower Buildings with the Overhead Railway

    Postcard from about 1910
  • Transport in Liverpool - An upbringing in Everton

    People have already contributed some fantastic images and stories of transportation throughout Liverpool.  Do any of you have stories that you wo...
  • Liverpool Postcard

    A fantastic old postcard of the Three Graces taken from the city. The overhead railway looking great as it does in all old photographs.
  • Brenda Murray - Liverpool Memories

    Part one of our talk with local historian Brenda Murray, who shares memories of Seaforth during WWII and going to university in Liverpool in the 40's.
  • St Nicholas (Patron Saint of Sailors) 2012

    The Old among the new. Where I was standing, It used to be st Georges Dock. before The Royal Liver Buildings was erected. and the overhead railway. T...
  • Liverpool Pier Head 1920

    The Three Graces.The Royal Liver Blds. The Cunard Blds. Mersey Docks and Harbour Board Blds.The floating car roadway to the ferries...The Liverpool La...