Memories of Birkenhead

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A memory of Birkenhead by Ivan Currie

Reply To Tony Duffy

Reply to Tony Duffy. Hi Tony, Allan Williams here, we were in the same class in the yozzers, then we next met in the tech college when we were working for the Co op. We next ...Read full memory

Park Road North

We moved to 192 Park Road north in 1967, next door to the shop. We used to visit our nan and aunties at No.160 and always called in to the shop for sweets, the old couple who ran the ...Read full memory

Birkenhead In The 1950s

Birkenhead in the 1950s – it bears no resemblance to how it is today – it doesn't even look the same. Most of the places I remember are gone. The streets where I grew up ...Read full memory

A memory of Birkenhead by mcgraa

Cathcart Street

Hi Mike, I seem to remember a boy that lived at no.1 or no.3 who had ginger hair; he was a friend of my brother Dennis. Can't remember the name of the sweet shop but have been ...Read full memory

A memory of Birkenhead by Stan Baker

Great Memories On The Number 77 Bus

Oh, yes, the number 77 bus, I met my husband on this bus. Seems it was a magic number for meeting future husbands. We used to get off at Granger Avenue, opposite ...Read full memory

The Grange Cemetery, I Need Your Help

Can anyone help me with my search. I'm looking for any photos old or newish of the Grange cemetery. The reason I am asking for photos is I am helping a vicar in ...Read full memory

Exmouth Street

Does anybody have any photos of the bike shop in Exmouth Street called (Rogers) and the Pub next door.

A memory of Birkenhead by Barry Rogers

The Kingsland Ballroom The Park Balloom

Yes, I well remember the old Kingsland, I used to go there every Saturday night and one fateful night in late April 1955 I met my wife to be. She lived in ...Read full memory

A memory of Birkenhead by Harry Hardy

Stories Of Birkenhead

I can remember my dad, who has since died, telling me stories of his childhood and also my mum's. It was all about Birkenhead - it was all very interesting. Yes, he did ...Read full memory

A memory of Birkenhead

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