Liverpool History Shop

Almost all the old maps on this site can be bought as high quality prints, great for framing, and as a present!

There’s also the book – Liverpool: a landscape history, also available to buy from this website.

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Aerial painting of Liverpool in 1859

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Historic Sites in Liverpool

This map shows some of the landmarks and places that I’ve written about on this site.

A portal deep into Liverpool history

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Latest comments from the community

  1. Hi Becky, Looking at old maps of the area I can see that there were some industrial-looking buildings behind the…

  2. Hi Peter, Wow, that’s really interesting! Thanks for adding context to the map. I’ve got a book by Howard Channon,…

  3. Hi Am trying to find location of Calvin Street in 1870’s I think was located Scotland Road area.Non of the…

  4. Hi Thomas. My name is Keith Ireland I’ve done lots of research into my ancestors. They owned hale hall in…

Old Maps of Liverpool

Zoom and pan around the city from different periods. Get a bird’s eye view, or browse a traditional map from the Victorian era of Liverpool’s heyday.

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Interactive maps

An easy way to explore data from official sources like Historic England, or from personal research. Click on a feature and find out more!

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Liverpool History Blog

The blog includes everything from book reviews to bits of ‘hidden’ history that can be found in the landscape, plus upcoming events or new developments in the city.

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