WikiWirral Share a Little Learn a Lot about your Wirral
Forum Statistics
Posts1,015,079
Topics74,917
Members12,919
Forums66
Posts in last 24hrs13
Most Online7,831
Apr 8th, 2013
Who's Online Now
46 registered members (alan128, 8 invisible), 1,231 guests, and335 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Judy Then Punch
by diggingdeeper. 24th Mar 2019 2:04am
You can please some of the .....
by diggingdeeper. 22nd Mar 2019 6:43am
New Peter Rabbit Coin
by granny. 20th Mar 2019 11:34am
The Bedroom Scene
by granny. 20th Mar 2019 10:26am
New Wirral History
Manifolds, Wilsons. Meacocks & Barnes - 1820s
by bliplandy. 20th Mar 2019 6:18am
Wirral Street??
by gerrymoore. 16th Mar 2019 2:58pm
WW2 USNavy large sheepskin trousers
by Bultaco. 15th Mar 2019 8:48am
Where is/was this Station Hotel
by derekdwc. 13th Mar 2019 11:44am
Grove Hotel, Wallasey
by diggingdeeper. 9th Mar 2019 9:01pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
WW1 Monument, Birkenhead
No more bridge, never be the same
Topic Replies
Exploring with fighters ... on the ferry
by GaryFromWirral. 26th Mar 2019 12:05am
New Brighton Tunnels ??
by GaryFromWirral. 26th Mar 2019 12:02am
Rescued Animals.
by cools. 25th Mar 2019 7:13pm
Another "Austerity" Measure
by svenlock68. 25th Mar 2019 4:48pm
Bouncey thing
by Bultaco. 25th Mar 2019 4:12pm
Creative Gigaworks T40 Series II Speakers
by Catsick. 25th Mar 2019 1:22pm
HP Envy 13.3 Laptop AD059NA
by Catsick. 25th Mar 2019 1:22pm
What song are you listening to?
by _Ste_. 25th Mar 2019 1:13am
Builder problems, advice needed
by _Ste_. 24th Mar 2019 11:52pm
March
M T W T F S S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Wirral History Fair
by missmahjong. 12th Mar 2019 3:07pm
RAF Tornado Farewell Flypast Tour
by diggingdeeper. 28th Feb 2019 10:14am
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Miriam #1028283
8th Jan 2017 4:52pm
8th Jan 2017 4:52pm
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 19,446
Here.
RUDEBOX Offline OP
Wiki Master
RUDEBOX  Offline OP
Wiki Master
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 19,446
Here.
Why are several buildings on Laird Street referenced to a 'Miriam'- the Health Centre and Nursery, for example?

Who is Miriam?


Mia Mabel

Ohhhhhhhhhhhhh! Jer-e-my Cor-byn

Google Ads
Re: Miriam [Re: RUDEBOX] #1028294
8th Jan 2017 6:20pm
8th Jan 2017 6:20pm
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 5,080
Birkenhead
derekdwc Online content
Forum Veteran
derekdwc  Online Content
Forum Veteran
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 5,080
Birkenhead
Possibly biblical
Numbers 12 narrates Aaron and Miriam both objecting to the marriage of Moses to a Cushite woman, to which God responds by appearing in a pillar of cloud and expressing support for Moses. Afterwards, only Miriam is struck with tzaraat; after Aaron asks Moses to intercede for her, Moses asks God to heal her, and she recovers within seven days. (Numbers 12)


The original medical centre used to be in Miriam Place by the library

Last edited by derekdwc; 8th Jan 2017 6:25pm.
Re: Miriam [Re: RUDEBOX] #1028295
8th Jan 2017 6:28pm
8th Jan 2017 6:28pm
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 19,446
Here.
RUDEBOX Offline OP
Wiki Master
RUDEBOX  Offline OP
Wiki Master
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 19,446
Here.
Not sure on the Biblical link- but thanks for your response, Degs.


Mia Mabel

Ohhhhhhhhhhhhh! Jer-e-my Cor-byn

Re: Miriam [Re: RUDEBOX] #1028309
9th Jan 2017 8:21am
9th Jan 2017 8:21am
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 8,069
tranmere
B
bert1 Offline

Wiki Veteran
bert1  Offline

Wiki Veteran
B
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 8,069
tranmere
Agree with Derek's edit, named after the old place and Miriam Place.

Last edited by bert1; 9th Jan 2017 8:22am.

God help us,
Come yourself,
Don't send Jesus,
This is no place for children.


Bertieone.

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
New Brighton Tunnels ??
by GaryFromWirral. 26th Mar 2019 12:02am
Ladybird Books on Brexit
by granny. 24th Mar 2019 11:22pm
Another "Austerity" Measure
by diggingdeeper. 24th Mar 2019 6:18pm
Bouncey thing
by Bultaco. 24th Mar 2019 11:42am
Cruel ear cropping breeders moved to Bromborough
by venice. 21st Mar 2019 4:10pm
For Sale & Free
Mothercare Journey travel system pram Teal colour
by lauren_lfc89. 24th Mar 2019 7:34pm
Milwaukee fuel drill, other tools available!!!
by anniebo28. 24th Mar 2019 3:54pm
125cc scooter
by vw_kyle. 12th Mar 2019 8:13am
KTM Mancina Action 272 27.5 Inch Electric Mountain
by ianyam. 10th Mar 2019 12:04pm
Cambridge hifi Amplifiers for sale - from £40
by montyz. 8th Mar 2019 11:36am
Member Spotlight
snowshoes
snowshoes
ottawa canada ( formerly new brighton )
Posts: 889
Joined: August 2010
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Berlin, Lizardking, Biffaskin, Skinnyfizzy1981, dagc176
12919 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
lansyp (51)
New Wirral Info
Bouncey thing
by Bultaco. 24th Mar 2019 11:42am
Amazon £5 Off Today
by diggingdeeper. 19th Mar 2019 6:25pm
Best Place for A True Story
by granny. 18th Mar 2019 7:35pm
New Council Tax bill 2019
by keef666. 18th Mar 2019 11:13am
Roofer recommendation please?
by Gold_Moon. 15th Mar 2019 4:09pm
News : New Topics
Another "Austerity" Measure
by diggingdeeper. 24th Mar 2019 6:18pm
Handbag Found in New Brighton
by daveybm. 19th Mar 2019 8:46am
Handbag Found in New Brighton
by daveybm. 18th Mar 2019 9:43am
Giant rabbit startles motorist.
by Excoriator. 17th Mar 2019 9:58am
Stabbing
by cools. 16th Mar 2019 9:38pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Ladybird Books on Brexit
by granny. 24th Mar 2019 11:22pm
Cruel ear cropping breeders moved to Bromborough
by venice. 21st Mar 2019 4:10pm
Wirral dog groomer.
by venice. 21st Mar 2019 2:28pm
DNS Not found Error.
by Windows. 14th Mar 2019 12:54pm
Bultaco pursang
by Bultaco. 13th Mar 2019 12:43pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Tue 5:59am
Sunset Tue 6:36pm
Local Time Tue 12:05am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1