Roads & Streets

Roads & Streets

Christchurch RoadClaughton Firs, 1930’s. The house at top of Bennett’s Hill, destroyed in the War, was still standingRose MountClaughton Firs, probably 1920’sBirch RoadFairview RoadMill HillChristchurch RoadPoplar RoadAlton RoadShrewsbury RoadDuck pond on Fred Adams’...
Houses

Houses

Holm Lane CottagesOxton Old Hall, Talbot RdWestholme, Storeton RdApsley Lodge, Rose MountHawthorn Cottage, Woodchurch RdFernleigh, Poplar RdNunclose, Mount Pleasant < 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 Arno - SeesawThe ArnoThe ArnoThe Arno – SundialThe Arno – quoitsThe ArnoThe ArnoThe ArnoThe...
Commercial Premises

Commercial Premises

Said to be inside Wellington Road chemist shop, owned by several pharmacists over the years, including Arthur EllithorneBoot Repairers, Prices Lane, date unknownAdams’ Butchers, 10 Claughton Firs. The business was started here c. 1909 by George Henry AdamsWilliam Male...
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...