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  1. St Georges Hall

    Quote Originally Posted by BobEd View Post
    The site of the hall was formerly occupied by the first Liverpool Infirmary from 1749 to 1824. Triennial music festivals were held in the city but there was no suitable hall to accommodate them. Following a public meeting in 1836 a company was formed to raise subscriptions for a hall in Liverpool to be used for the festivals, and for meetings, dinners and concerts. Shares were made available at 25 each and by January 1837 23,350 (1,760,060 as of 2012)] had been raised. In 1838 the foundation
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