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    Old Georgian merchants house, 1 Trueman St built in 1790

    Old warehouse in North St built 1882

    Old Cheshire Line building now council buildings in Birkenhead

    Mckennas building on Dock Road, Birkenhead, built 1904,shared by various companies

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    Excellent pics, GD.

    I think the McKenna's building has been painted since I was last down there. I used to work in the big red building that's opposite the old east float mill.

    Are the big propellers still at the steel place further along ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by scouse smurf View Post
    Excellent pics, GD.

    I think the McKenna's building has been painted since I was last down there. I used to work in the big red building that's opposite the old east float mill.

    Are the big propellers still at the steel place further along ?
    Theres about 4 still there
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    Fine pics once again. Thanks, Joe!

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    I went into the Cheshire Line place when it was an open warehouse about 20 years or so ago; there was a car boot sale on in there and it looked very iffy. There was a couple of policemen outside but I went in anyway. Got myself a piece of therapy equipment that I was actually selling for a living at a cost of ?150.00p ,price at the car boot ? 50p. Result!!!!!!!!

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    Muskers Building in Stanley St

    Colonial Chambers in Temple St

    Temple court on Temple St
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    Great them Joe.

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    Old warehouse back of Camden St,looks like the plumbing was installed after the hoist fell into disuse

    Another walled garden in the back of Camden St, so near to our William Brown St
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    Thanks, Joe. Here's a May 2007 view I took of Musker Buildings, Stanley Street. . . .



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    Good pics guys.

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    Great photos guys.

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    The old Great Western Hotel in Lime Street
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    Great picture Joe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gregs dad View Post

    The old Great Western Hotel in Lime Street
    I wish they would take down the chimney stacks that straddle the Gallic roof spires. They are original, but they totally spoil the building.
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    I like them. I think it would make the building less.

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