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Old photos of Bootle

Postby fatboyjoe90 » Tue Jan 19, 2016 1:59 am

Breeze Hill before 1967 the flyover was built.
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Ceres Street, Bootle,1954
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Clare Road, at the Junction of Hawthorn Road, Bootle.
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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Tue Jan 19, 2016 2:00 am

Moss Lane, Orrell Park
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Orrell Lane bridge, 1928.
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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Tue Jan 19, 2016 2:02 am

Queens Arms, 240 Warbreck Moor. circa 1940s
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Building work on the New Strand June 1967
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Childrens Day Parade 1922 taken from Miranda Road showing the march in Argos Road.
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Postby BOBHAMO » Tue Jan 19, 2016 10:17 am

Joe Tellets was on the corner Flinders street ,stanley road he lived in clare road
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Postby Shelagh » Tue Jan 19, 2016 2:53 pm

Lovely photos, Orrell Park Ballroom above shops in Moss Lane...danced the legs off myself
there in the sixties!!


New Strand just being built, worked there late sixties, a great place to shop then...lovely shops!


Argos Road 1922, love this pic, have it in my collection, my mother lived there from 1918-1939...Childrens Day Parade set off from Bankhall Mission, heading towards Miranda Road..have tried to find out where Bankhall mission was before it went to Eliot Street Bootle..
but doesn't seem to be any trace!!

Thanks to Bob and Joe for great photos!!
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Postby BOBHAMO » Tue Jan 19, 2016 4:16 pm

Shelaugh the misson was on stanley road across the road from bankhall no 348
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Postby Shelagh » Tue Jan 19, 2016 8:28 pm

Thanks for info Bob, much appreciated!
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Postby Bernie R » Wed Jan 20, 2016 1:56 am

Spot on Bob - Bankhall Mission was just about where the new bit of T & S Motor Factors is now.

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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Wed Jan 20, 2016 2:48 am

Thanks for your comments Bob, and Shelagh. :wink: :)

Bob, I’m only posting what it says on the photo. :?: :wink:
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Postby bob. b » Wed Jan 20, 2016 8:02 am

Great pictures and comments folks
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Postby BOBHAMO » Wed Jan 20, 2016 9:36 am

Joe its a great photo i researched the address on this site a while ago
keep them coming Joe
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Postby Mack » Thu Jan 21, 2016 1:16 am

Marvelous stuff :D

Cheers :) Joe

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Postby Elaine Goulding » Thu Jan 21, 2016 5:10 am

Just curious, Bankhall Mission, was it for males only? It is called Children's Day Parade, however the majority of kids walking in the parade are young boys. I see some lovely little girls all dressed up in there finery but they do not appear to be in the parade???
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Postby Matt » Thu Jan 21, 2016 6:34 am

Great stuff Joe especially for me anyway, the photo's of the New Strand and Breeze Hill
I was away in South East Asia when all those alterations took place so never really
got to see any of the new developments just letters telling me what was going on.
Thanks again Joe
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Postby lynne99 » Thu Jan 21, 2016 2:25 pm

Thanks for all 3 of your recent posts :D
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Postby Bernie R » Fri Jan 22, 2016 10:57 am

Elaine

See what you mean about the photo of the Bankhall Mission parade.

Can't answer your question other than to say it was certainly open to both sexes in the late 60's when we used to geg in on the Sunday School kids club thing they had there.

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Postby nicolas » Sat Jan 23, 2016 9:33 am

Royal visit, North park.

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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Thu Jan 28, 2016 2:02 am

I like your photo of the North Park Nicolas. :wink:
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Postby nicolas » Thu Jan 28, 2016 9:40 am

Thanks Joe, what a fabulous day that must have been, don't know the the date though, probably late thirties.
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Postby BOBHAMO » Thu Jan 28, 2016 11:44 am

THe visit was 1913 great photo nicholas
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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Thu Feb 18, 2016 11:49 pm

Dock Road kiosk. :wink:

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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Thu Feb 18, 2016 11:50 pm

Canal Street just before it was demolished :?:
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Postby bob. b » Fri Feb 19, 2016 3:22 pm

Remember them houses Joe had some fun going down the brew on me cart :D :D :D and nearly hitting someone coming out the pub :D :D :D
Watch it lads your pis :wink: :wink: :wink: :P :P :P :P no smoking out side in them days.
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Postby joe39 » Fri Feb 19, 2016 6:56 pm

Hi all, I lived on queens rd my bessy mate James Maher lived there ,in the house past the lamp post I think. .made my day to see that photo used to hang around the pub at the bottom eating crisps lol.thanks for that . joe39.
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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Sat Feb 20, 2016 4:31 am

Thanks for sharing your fond memories of Canal Street Bob, and Joe. :wink: :) :)
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Postby henry » Sat Feb 20, 2016 5:16 pm

When we got married we lived in my sisters front parlour which was No 25 and that was in 1968 we had nothing but managed like others did and had many good times there and drank in Whittys at the weekends :P
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Postby john j connell » Sat Feb 20, 2016 9:58 pm

Smashing photo Joe, had a few relatives in Canaly and lots of schoolmates, loads of good people. JJC.
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Postby Elaine Goulding » Mon Feb 22, 2016 5:17 am

Joe, this is going to sound strange, I cannot place Canal Street, however looking at this old picture in some way made me feel quite sad. I can almost see families living there, children playing in the street and women on doorsteps chatting to each other and just enjoying life. Everyone knowing everyone's business and all good neighbours together. As Henry said, no money but such good times, How sad that no longer exists. I was born and raised in Bianca Street, Bootle and while the houses did not look the same as Canal Street, I imagine life was the same!. When was Canal Street demolished what, if anything was built in it's place? Thanks for these great pictures.
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Postby BOBHAMO » Mon Feb 22, 2016 12:25 pm

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Postby bob. b » Mon Feb 22, 2016 4:47 pm

Cracking pictures Bob thanks mate.
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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Tue Feb 23, 2016 3:39 am

Great photos of Canal street Bob, thanks for sharing them. :wink: :)
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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Tue Feb 23, 2016 8:43 pm

Derby Road,/Irlam Road estate nearing completion 1960s :wink:
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Postby fatboyjoe90 » Wed Feb 24, 2016 7:34 pm

Not quite Bootle.The Overhead Railway Terminus at Seaforth.

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Postby nicolas » Thu Feb 25, 2016 10:47 am

Harland and Wolff 1947
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Joe, Nicolas cracking pictures.
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