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.

Memories

HI My name is : Colin Smith.does anyone remember my mum and dad .Alice Mary and Teddy Smith.I remember the good old times in St,Helens going fishing in spoggy brook for stillte backs.and the old Taylor Park and Victoria park when you go stay out and play. We used to play out till all hours playing bung off.the base camp was a ...Read full memory

A memory of St Helens by Mark Mith

Haven Of Peace Then.....

Haven of peace then..... but now a floodlit nightmare of sports pitches - pity the householders who have to live with the lights.

A memory of St Helens

Notre Dame Convent School, St. Helens

I used to attend the Notre Dame Convent School (or Grammar School, as it was sometimes called). I was from Warrington on an 11+ scholarship and had to travel in by bus every morning - then walk past the Town Hall and down Church Road to the convent. The headmistress was a nun called Sister Catherine. ...Read full memory

A memory of St Helens