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Liverpool Picturebook

A site dedicated to photographs and History of old Liverpool

  1. Child Emigration from Liverpool

    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Edwards View Post

    Byrom Hall opposite Great Crosshall Street
    and the adjoining premises

    Late in the 1860s Alexander Balfour and Stephen Williamson, partners in the Liverpool ship owning firm of Balfour, Williamson & Co., became concerned at the numbers of destitute