Old Maps of Bootle

Historic Maps of Bootle and the local area.

More maps coming!

We are busy preparing more old maps of Bootle from other years.

Memories of Bootle

Read and share your memories of Bootle itself or of a particular photo of Bootle.

ON 22ND OF MARCH 1945 MY FATHER HERBERT NORMAN STUBBS WAS THE FIREMAN ON AN AMMUNITION TRAIN.  A WAGON FULL OF DEPTH CHARGES CAUGHT FIRE, SO MY FATHER UNHOOKED IT AND PUT DETONATORS ON THE LINE TO WARN A TROOP TRAIN, WHICH WAS DUE.  THE DEPTH CHARGES EXPLODED AND HE WAS THROWN THROUGH THE AIR.  UNFORTUNATELY (...Read full memory)