Roads & Streets

Roads & Streets

Christchurch RoadBidston RoadFairview RoadBeresford RoadDuck Pond LaneAlton & Cearns Roads Junction, showing horse-drawn bus on regular route to Birkenhead Central Station and Woodside FerryRose MountNewburns Lane. The washing hanging outside led to the local name...
Houses

Houses

Holm Lane CottagesNunclose, Mount PleasantOxton Old Hall, Talbot RdApsley Lodge, Rose MountHawthorn Cottage, Woodchurch RdWestholme, Storeton RdFernleigh, Poplar 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 Arno – Rose GardenThe ArnoThe ArnoThe Arno - SeesawThe ArnoThe Arno – SundialThe Arno – quoitsThe ArnoThe ArnoThe...
Commercial Premises

Commercial Premises

Swan Hotel, Holm Lane. A beerhouse was run here from 1864 by Hugh Swan and then by his wife Betty to the 1880’sQueen’s ArmsHenderson’s Nursery, Village Road. An Oxton landmark from 1850 to World War II. Latterly occupied land where Talbot Court now standsThe old HSBC...
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...