Crosby, Merseyside
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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


Before Jospice opened we did a lot of fund-raising for it and stayed one Saturday night after a religion session with Brother ?? - in the morning one young lady whio may remain nameless broke about peeing outside, we had a public address system and commentated on the likely occurrences, the police came...we shut up.

A memory of Crosby

The Wintergardens Dances

I am looking for anyone who went to the Wintergardens dances on a Friday night or even St Lukes dance on a Saturday night between 1964 to 1967. they were great places to listen to live groups and meet new friends. I did work at Coronation park and the Pioneer laundry. If you remember these places please get in contact. Regards Jeff Gilford

A memory of Crosby by Jeff Gilford

Happy Memories

My memories are from Moor Lane when Weirs had the Petrol pump on the pavement at the side of the old Maude Smith and opposite to the DD England farm with the little dairy on the front where you bought the most gorgeous homemade ice cream served by a lady called Mrs Faiclough and she had a daughter Ann.I recon that the cobbles ...Read full memory

A memory of Crosby by Sylvia Wright