The dock railway was built in Liverpool to solve a challenge which other cities did not face. With dock expansion, ships were docking further and further from the central business district. Places like (more…)
Continuing our look at the men and women who have had the greatest impact on the Liverpool landscape, this time we examine the work of Jesse Hartley, dock engineer.
Jesse Hartley (1780-1860) is best (more…)
Interactive maps of Liverpool's suburbs, old maps of Merseyside, and details of our protected, listed heritage.
And don't forget the book, Liverpool: a Landscape History
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