St Helens, Merseyside
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Post Office And Markets

I remember that just opposite to this photo was the main Post Office, with wooden floors, which echoed when a customer walked on them. Further along where the white ...Read full memory

Parish Church, North Road

From 1964 I used to walk past this church every day on my way to and from Central Modern School. There used to be a joke shop opposite, we bought stink bombs and others tricks.

A memory of St Helens by John Hayes

Great Museum

There used to be a museum in the park with a huge stuffed tiger, the first time I ever saw it I nearly jumped out of my skin with fright. What a great park before they removed the ...Read full memory

A memory of St Helens by John Hayes