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#572995 - 31st Aug 2011 5:15pm Photo archives?
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I am just wondering if anyone would know how I could find out what type of building or what was in a particular road before the current buildings.

Without saying too much, me and my colleagues think spooky things are happening in our workplace and want to know what was here before this building that was put up in 2002.

No idea where I would find any info or photos, we are on market street in birkenhead.

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#573005 - 31st Aug 2011 6:04pm Re: Photo archives? [Re: adejones]
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wink Market Street was once an ancient sacred inca burial ground.

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#573006 - 31st Aug 2011 6:06pm Re: Photo archives? [Re: adejones]
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Market St 1916
Possibly the church
pic somewhere on wikiwirral I think


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#578562 - 8th Sep 2011 11:41am Re: Photo archives? [Re: adejones]
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Have you tried the local land registry?

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#578568 - 8th Sep 2011 12:05pm Re: Photo archives? [Re: manic28_am]
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Originally Posted By: manic28_am
wink Market Street was once an ancient sacred inca burial ground.


I think you may be wrong manic. it's well known that it was a Native American burial ground.

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