Roads & Streets

Roads & Streets

Rose MountDuck Pond Lane – until relatively recently there was a duck pond at the bottom near the junction with Woodchurch RoadRose MountAlton & Cearns Roads Junction, showing horse-drawn bus on regular route to Birkenhead Central Station and Woodside FerryBidston...
Houses

Houses

Apsley Lodge, Rose MountNunclose, Mount PleasantHolm Lane CottagesWestholme, Storeton RdHawthorn Cottage, Woodchurch RdOxton Old Hall, Talbot 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 – SundialThe ArnoThe Arno – SundialThe Arno - SeesawThe ArnoThe ArnoThe Arno – quoitsThe Arno – Rose GardenThe...
Commercial Premises

Commercial Premises

William Male arrived at 2 Rosemount in 1881 to start a 40 year stay as William Male and SonsTalbot Hotel, Claughton Firs. Built between 1847 & 1875 in a curve round the bend between Rose Mount and Claughton Firs. Demolished 1967, rebuilt 1969 as Oxton ArmsThe old...
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...
Schools

Schools

Birkenhead School Birkenhead Proprietary School, later Birkenhead School, was founded in 1860, initially with 13 pupils, at Royden House, Park Road North, altering its name in 1871, when it moved to the present Shrewsbury Road site. Birkenhead School – Chapel...