Roads & Streets

Roads & Streets

Alton RoadTemplemore Road, early 1980’sDuck Pond LaneSwan HillShrewsbury RoadRose MountRose Mount, 1908, showing the premises of Wilsons, family butcher, Rowlands, fishmonger, and Landers, Oxton StoresBidston RoadDuck Pond LaneBalls RoadRose MountChristchurch...
Houses

Houses

Apsley Lodge, Rose MountFernleigh, Poplar RdNunclose, Mount PleasantOxton Old Hall, Talbot RdWestholme, Storeton RdHawthorn Cottage, Woodchurch RdHolm Lane Cottages < 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 – SundialThe Arno – SundialThe ArnoThe ArnoThe ArnoThe ArnoThe ArnoThe Arno – quoitsThe...
Commercial Premises

Commercial Premises

Talbot Hotel, Claughton FirsQueen’s ArmsWilliam Male & SonsSaid to be inside Wellington Road chemist shop, owned by several pharmacists over the years, including Arthur EllithorneSwan Hill Dairy, built 1931, employed 60 people and supplied milk to 40,000 Wirral...
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 – the rugby...