Parkgate, Cheshire (near Grotto Ho)
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

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

My Grandma And My Mother.

I was so pleased to see this photo in a Francis Frith book. The two ladies in the foreground are my Grandma and my Mother. Grandma was Mrs. Archie Turner (1892-1974) who lived in Whitford Road, Birkenhead. My Mother, ...Read full memory

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