Memories of Ormskirk
I remember going to this church to watch my baby brothers being christened in the late 60's early 70's and I always remember someone telling me that the church was really old and would still be standing when I a very old lady - at such a very tender age then I didn't believe them! I grew up listening to the church ...Read full memory
I remember the old school on Wigan Road, it was called Ormskirk Cross Hall High School. It has now been demolished and replaced with a newer building.
My name is Jennie Hazard my maiden name was Sephton, I was at Quarry Mount when I was 13 in 1942. I originated from Southport. I also went back to this home in 1980s to also discover it had been demolished. I was unsure as to whether anyone would still be alive that remembered it or was there, I am now 85 and it ...Read full memory
As a 10 year old child in 1959, I had a problem with my eyes, crusty and red-rimmed and sore looking. I lived in the outskirts of Liverpool, and thinking the sea air would cure me, our GP sent me to a children's convalescent home in Ormskirk. I feel certain it was in Green Lane. The Home ...Read full memory