This blog often talks about the role played by Liverpool’s geography throughout history. From the location of the ancient Calderstones (wherever that might have been) to the collection of banking institutions on Castle Street, Liverpool Landscapes, Historic Liverpool and the book Liverpool: a landscape history have tried to communicate the importance of positioning to the development of the city. Read more
Mapping the History of Liverpool
Interactive old 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
These are some of my favourite books on Liverpool history. They're what I'd recommend to someone who wants great coverage of the whole history of the port and city.
All these books are available via Amazon UK, and buying from through the links above will help fund the web hosting costs of Historic Liverpool.
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