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#678829 - 24th Mar 2012 9:55pm Holt hill Convent
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Hi Everyone,
I'm wondering if anyone has any old pics of the Holt hill Convent and grounds in Tranmere.
I'm asking because I now live in the grounds and I'm interested in the History of the place.
Many thanks for reading my post.



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#678834 - 24th Mar 2012 10:24pm Re: Holt hill Convent [Re: TheComebackKid]
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You might want to re-post this request on the History section, but here's a link with a bit of info on the convent to get you started anyway. Good luck:

http://www.oldwirral.com/tranmere_convent.html


The convent also has it's own website:

http://www.holthillconvent.co.uk/

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#678835 - 24th Mar 2012 10:33pm Re: Holt hill Convent [Re: Geekus]
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I think it might also come under Holt House, Tranmere on your search engine.
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#678919 - 25th Mar 2012 11:53am Re: Holt hill Convent [Re: granny]
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#678923 - 25th Mar 2012 12:11pm Re: Holt hill Convent [Re: bert1]
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#679009 - 25th Mar 2012 8:20pm Re: Holt hill Convent [Re: Geekus]
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I'm sorry I didnt post this request message in the right place, but I just could not find the "POST" button on the History Page, maybe I'm just an old duffer.:-(

Sorry again.

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#679028 - 25th Mar 2012 9:05pm Re: Holt hill Convent [Re: TheComebackKid]
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Many thanks to everyone that sent me Links in, Wonderful, I have spent happy moments reading and looking at all the pictures of the Convent and the insides.
I was intrigued by the Sandstone Post at the end of Elm Grove, like many others, I have walk right past it many-many times without noticing it has the wrong (or strange)Street Name, sure has me wondering.
I'm refering to the link [url=https://www.wikiwirral.co.uk/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/586378/Road_name_on_Pillar.html#Post586378][/url]

Thanks everyone

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