Bidston, Merseyside
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bidston and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Laird Street And Boundary Road 1938 1947

I moved to 120 Boundary Road, Bidston in 1938, from 11 Clifford Street, off Laird Street. Attended Bidston Avenue School and later Tollemache Road School - Mr Gidney. head master, Pollett. Evans, Blackmore, Baron and a few others. Friends were Dennis Landsborough (25 Observatory Road), Lynn Templeton ...Read full memory

A memory of Bidston by Les Walker

Thermopylae Pass

I too am intrigued by stories of this pass, and have no images of it, although I have an extensive section on Bidston and surrounds on my own site. I am also in communication with Joan Grey on this. I phoned the Rangers of the Hill, and they told me that the pass was simply 'Upton Road, now leading down Ford Hill' but joan ...Read full memory

A memory of Bidston by Mike Kemble