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#293778 - 21st Feb 2009 7:59pm Fire Station, Exmouth Street
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#296238 - 1st Mar 2009 7:30pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: BMW Joe]
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anyone know what that big building in the bachground is ? it looks like a theatre or something ??

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#296239 - 1st Mar 2009 7:31pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: L_JAI]
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Isn't that The Grand or something?
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#296256 - 1st Mar 2009 8:07pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: MissGuided]
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in the top picture could be the carpet/furniture warehouse I think may have been a masonic hall once
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295 B.ryan, Thoa. F., gardener
, United Methodist Church

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#296273 - 1st Mar 2009 8:29pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: derekdwc]
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That large impresive looking building was The Music Hall
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#296282 - 1st Mar 2009 8:48pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: jimbob]
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The building was the Claughton Music Hall, and it later became the Astor.

see here, here and here

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#296285 - 1st Mar 2009 8:51pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: jimbob]
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Wasn't the big building the old Astor picture house? The Music Hall Pub was further up on the left, on the corner of Exmouth Street and Claughton Road, and wouldn't be visible in either picture.

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#296296 - 1st Mar 2009 9:04pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: yoller]
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Sorry, my mistake, I didn't know the Astor had been called the Claughton Music Hall - is that where the Pub got its name from?

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#296325 - 1st Mar 2009 9:41pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: yoller]
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Yes that where the Pub got its name from
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#296333 - 1st Mar 2009 10:00pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: jimbob]
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Fire fighters practice tower.
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#301714 - 18th Mar 2009 2:11pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: kimpri]
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#319456 - 16th May 2009 12:39pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: DanLongman]
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There are plans to demolish this fire station and build a new one at another location.

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#319736 - 17th May 2009 11:36am Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: Worzel]
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There are plans to demolish this fire station and build a new one at another location.


good cause its an eyesore..
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#320980 - 19th May 2009 7:10pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: SoundLad]
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good. it was poorly located and was pretty much far away from the most of Birkenhead/ Wallasey

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#348227 - 8th Sep 2009 9:50pm Re: Fire Station, Exmouth Street [Re: Shadow_Omega]
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Ive worked in this dump for the past 14 years and a new station is being built on the exisiting site in about 2 years . I havent looked but i assume there are pictures on here of the previous main birkenhead fire station that was on the junction of borough road and whetstone lane where the netto carpark is now .

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