Parkgate, Cheshire (near Neston)
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Parade

This is the stretch of the Parade past the Donkey Stand and Balcony House, the Copper Grill restaurant is in sight before Little Lane at the side of the famous Nicholl's ice cream shop. The Copper Grill is now some kind of tandoori, I'm fairly certain it was still the Copper Grill in the 1980s - it changed to The Lobster Grill in ...Read full memory

A memory of Parkgate by Stuart Hill

Parkgate

I grew up in Parkgate. Now reside in California where I have lived since 1981. I believe the grocery store which is now an art gallery was Howes and Mr Chow's was Prossors store. Remember buying sweets from 'Mr Dooley'. Anyone remember him?

A memory of Parkgate

Ice Cream

Used to often go there for a drive on a Sunday, get an ice cream and walk along the prom.

A memory of Parkgate