Collection by K


The Liverpool overhead railway

Who would have thought in 2013 a new and unpublished picture of the Liverpool overhead railway would come to light? Peter's picture is taken at an area known as Georges Dock Gates near James Street station. The train is a 27 from Seaforth and Litherland and is heading for Dingle. The railway opened in 1893 and closed 30th December 1956 a victim of the high cost of repairs. The road view gives a good snapshot of 1950's Britain, although not dated the latest it could have been taken is Summer…

Central Station, Manchester, mid-1960s | by Visual Resources @ MMU

Central Station, Manchester, mid-1960s

The concourse at Manchester Central Station in the mid-1960s [ZD-065]

Liverpool | via twitter @AngelJCake

Dave Cornett (@snowarchitects)

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OLD LIVERPOOL | Flickr - Photo Sharing!


Liverpool waterfront 1952

Manchester Central Station UK [640x438] (Photographer: Ian Capper)

Manchester Central Station, UK [640x438] (Photographer: Ian Capper)

Manchester Central Station UK [640x438] (Photographer: Ian Capper)

Central Station, Manchester, mid-1960s | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Central Station, Manchester, mid-1960s

View of the train shed from the goods entrance at Manchester Central Station in the mid-1960s. [ZD-058]