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Mersey Park (not the school the park) #241209
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does anyone have any pictures of Mersey Park before the "new" playground was built or anything older because i used to live right opposite the park and i'm interesred in its History

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i used to hang out there, have probably annoyed you with drunken noise, however by way of apology i shall do some research


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Unless I'm mistaken, the white building is the (new) cricket pavilion. Behind that, in the wooded area, there used to be a rockery & we used to play on the huge boulders.
My dad used to play for Mersey Park cricket club. Here's a pic. in front of the old pavilion. My dad is second from the left, front row.

Cheers, Chris.

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another History nugget from chriskay....cheers for sharing chris


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Ahhh memories. I used to hang around getting drunk there too.
I remember before that big play area there was the slide and the 5 a side with brick goals.
The other side of the garden behind the pavillion was a climbing frame.


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