Do you remember these places??

The Albany/Astra

Remember going here..?? Saturday matinees with a Kia-Ora and a Tub off Jean...Elvis on the door... Going in for am early performance and staying through the second...bunking in through the back doors...All part of the story that was our local picture house..

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Albany3.jpg

The Original Albany...

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Albany
Albany

Tha mist recent ploons from Sefron Counckil indicate new cinema for Maghsell...>:0)

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albanyposter.jpg

An example showposter out of the local news..

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Albany3.jpg

The Original Albany...

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A drive around the old area....

Some historic pics of all roads all around the area..I remember some as they were pictured others a little bit before my time...

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MickClarkeMaghullStation

Been there bought the T-Shirt..Thanx to Mick Clarke..Maghull Station back in the day

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Michael Greenall 1
Michael Greenall 1

Thanks to Michael Green, the old cottage (now demolished) on Liverpool Road South.

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Highpastures.jpg

Thnx to Graham Brophy..A pic of 'High Pastures' when it was just a nipper....

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MickClarkeMaghullStation

Been there bought the T-Shirt..Thanx to Mick Clarke..Maghull Station back in the day

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The Aries.jpg

The Hare & Hounds..'Haries'...

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Bents.jpg

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Travellersrest1.jpg

(Thnx to Andy Walker..) A photo of a picture of a photo of a picture of what was the Travellers Rest before it was the Travellers Rest before it was a house...er..if you get my drift...anyway..The Original Travellers Rest.

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The Aries.jpg

The Hare & Hounds..'Haries'...

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Pubs & Other Drinking Holes

Lots of pics of Pubs & other places...The 'Haries'..'Meds'...Charlie C's...Don't need to say anymore..>:0)

 

 

 

 

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Leeds Liverpool Canal..'The Cut'..

The Cut holds many memories for me...Fishing in it..walking along it..playing around it...even swimming in it..(Dear Lord did I really..??)...These pics try to show it off a bit..

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RedLionBridge.jpg

Thanx to Tony Robertson..a cool view of the Red Lion Bridge

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Pilling lane bridge.jpg

...And some folk have the cheek to say.."Eeee the canal..!!"...

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Time Portal.jpg

BREAKING NEWS:..Time Portal leading back to 1906 found near Hall Lane bridge....

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RedLionBridge.jpg

Thanx to Tony Robertson..a cool view of the Red Lion Bridge

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Shops & Local Business

Lucy's..The Cabin...Pope's....all well known names to Maghull folk... See which one's hold a memory or two for you...

 

 

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woodend.jpg

Woodend Shops...Before Ribbles were invented

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Traveller's Rest
Traveller's Rest

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Blockbusters.jpg

I'm sure I still owe these a couple of quid in overdue fines.....

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woodend.jpg

Woodend Shops...Before Ribbles were invented

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Steam & Stations

These pics take a look at the Railways around the area...

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MaghullSt1.jpg

(Thnx to Hazel McLeod)........"..You reckon you'll do it Archie...??..a standing jump accross both rails..?? I'd like to see that..!!.."

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Sefton&Maghull.jpg

A rare pic of Maghuill & Sefton Station

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Bike ticket.JPG

"Leave your bike Sir..??"

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MaghullSt1.jpg

(Thnx to Hazel McLeod)........"..You reckon you'll do it Archie...??..a standing jump accross both rails..?? I'd like to see that..!!.."

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Landmarks...

These pics look at buildings and other things around the area...Moss Side..Koters..St Giles....places of work..worship..and wonder...enjoy.

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Sabatini (2).jpg

" ...'Ello Mrs Sabatini...Is your Raphael comin' out to play..??"....

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Oldparishcouncil.jpg

"Maghull a Town..?? Don't make me laugh...If we were a town we would have to build some houses..haha..as if..!!"....

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BoyBarge.jpg

..."Oi Lad...is this the back of Maghull Motorist Centre..??"....

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Sabatini (2).jpg

" ...'Ello Mrs Sabatini...Is your Raphael comin' out to play..??"....

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St. Andrew's.....

A couple of pics of St.Andrew's...Maghull Parish Church

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StAndrewsold.jpg

The Original Maghull Parish Church...St Andrews

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StAndrewsPana.jpg

Just liked this pic.....

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st andrewsjubileegardens.jpg

The oldest pic I have of St Andrews school in a view from the Jubilee Gardens....

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StAndrewsold.jpg

The Original Maghull Parish Church...St Andrews

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Schools.....

Maricourt..Deyes..The Grammar..Ormonde...All the different Primary schools...Where did you go and when..??

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maricourt1979.jpg

Maricourt 6th Form 1979....

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oldhouse.jpg

Quarry Brook House...owned by Frank Hornby...but later to become Maricourt..

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Thanx to Dave Stevens...Lambshear Lane class of 1965

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maricourt1979.jpg

Maricourt 6th Form 1979....

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