Roads & Streets

Roads & Streets

Balls RoadFairview RoadDuck Pond LaneAlton & Cearns Roads Junction, showing horse-drawn bus on regular route to Birkenhead Central Station and Woodside FerryDuck Pond LaneAlton RoadNewburns Lane. The washing hanging outside led to the local name of Dolly Tub...
Houses

Houses

Westholme, Storeton RdNunclose, Mount PleasantOxton Old Hall, Talbot RdFernleigh, Poplar RdApsley Lodge, Rose MountHolm Lane CottagesHawthorn Cottage, Woodchurch Rd < Back to Main Images...
Leisure

Leisure

The Arno The Arno as we know it today was laid out in 1912.  Within the park can be seen the hollow that was the Earl of Shrewsbury’s stone quarry. The ArnoThe ArnoThe Arno – quoitsThe Arno – SundialThe Arno - SeesawThe ArnoThe ArnoThe ArnoThe Arno – SundialThe Arno –...
Commercial Premises

Commercial Premises

Henderson’s Nursery, Village Road. An Oxton landmark from 1850 to World War II. Latterly occupied land where Talbot Court now standsSaid to be inside Wellington Road chemist shop, owned by several pharmacists over the years, including Arthur EllithorneQueen’s ArmsBoot...
Churches

Churches

St Saviour’s St Saviour’s was built on Bidston Road between 1889 and 1892 to replace a church of 1846 that had become too small for the needs of its congregation.  The church was constructed of durable red sandstone, quarried in Runcorn, with a slate roof.  In 1941...