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#956467 - 28th Jul 2015 1:08pm any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please
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has anyone got any photo's of marne street/grosvenor street /brunswick street etc please

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#956512 - 28th Jul 2015 10:33pm Re: any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please [Re: bignose]
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Can't find any photographs, Rock ferry urban areas were generally very poorly photographed in the past.

Also Pitt St.

Marne St was originally called Blucher St but seemed to change name after a very short period of time possibly when Grosvenor St was built.

I can only suggest you try the Wirral Archive Service.
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#956523 - 28th Jul 2015 11:01pm Re: any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please [Re: bignose]
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Don't recognise any of those names, where about in Rock Ferry were they?

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#956528 - 29th Jul 2015 12:14am Re: any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please [Re: bignose]
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They were parallel to and on the South side of St Pauls Road, they ran up from New Chester Road to what was Earl St which is now Thorsway/Lees Avenue.

Or putting it another way, parallel to Ionic and Gothic on the St Pauls Road side of the school.
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#956530 - 29th Jul 2015 8:33am Re: any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please [Re: bignose]
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Thanks DD ,I lived other side of newchester road towards river. I know where you mean now but don't know those names at all.

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#956551 - 29th Jul 2015 11:04am Re: any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please [Re: bignose]
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A previous thread may give you some more background information about the area and previous road names.

See http://www.wikiwirral.co.uk/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/705896/1.html

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#956562 - 29th Jul 2015 2:23pm Re: any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please [Re: Norton]
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I was born in Pitt Street. But I don't have any photos.

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#956570 - 29th Jul 2015 4:00pm Re: any photo's of rock ferry marne st etc please [Re: bignose]
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Hi Spellbinder, long time no see hi


Some may be interested in this. I have a copy and every page has old photographs on it. He did one of old Bebington too.


http://www.amazon.co.uk/Rock-Ferry-Postcards-David-Mitchelson/dp/1850586667
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