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    Boys and girls, can anyone supply any pictures or information for my dear mother and grandmother and grandfather (RIP)?????

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    Is it an existing street or one long gone? Is it older pics u are looking for?
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    The street is still there opposite the RC Cathedral.

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    Here's how it appears on the 1848 OS map.
    (Liverpool Sheet 30. Reprint by Alan Godfrey.)
    Note the spelling.
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    I think Walnut Street (shown on Philip's map above) still survives as a 'street' of sorts within the university of Liverpool campus. I'm less sure about Chestnut Street. I think it might have been built on in more recent times by the university?

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    Yeah it was, flattened in the mid sixties for the Uni
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    The University may have photo's of this street in Facilities Management Dept

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    There's still a little bit of Chestnut Street left,here it is...

    http://www.flashearth.com/?lat=53.40....9&r=0&src=msl

    ...before the uni extended the baths a few years ago,the section to Mulberry St also remained.

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    Quote Originally Posted by XL391 View Post
    Yeah it was, flattened in the mid sixties for the Uni

    I lived in number 5 Chesnut Street up until it was demolished to make way for car parking for the Uni

    ---------- Post added at 10:52 PM ---------- Previous post was at 10:42 PM ----------

    It was actually spelt Chesnut Street, there was no "T" in it ...............Have fond memories of "Chezzie" xx

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