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Liverpool Picturebook

A site dedicated to photographs and History of old Liverpool

  1. The Nelson Monument

    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Edwards View Post
    In 1805, Liverpool City Council resolved to commemorate Nelson's victory at the Battle of Trafalgar by erecting a monument and voted to pay £1,000 towards its design and construction.

    In Exchange Flags stands The Nelson Monument, Liverpool's first important piece of public sculpture, it was intended to "express the town's gratitude for the decisive victory