Woodside Ferry Birkenhead

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woodside approx 1790


Pre 1918


Image: Andrew Barr

Image: copyright Brian Tuohey

22 birkenhead bus to Moreton Shore outside the BSM Offices

1914 going to the trenches WW1

Luggage Boat Barnston arriving at Woodside carrying cars. Atlantic liner in background

Crosville bus stops Woodside

I bought this picture above from 20th Century Images (Reflections) for 10 on superb museum grade paper at 10 x 8. Dated 1954. fond memories of the 22 to Moreton Shore on the far right.This image is taken from the Woodside Railway Station. The liner is the Reina del Pacifico. I was 5 when this was taken and lived in Leasowe!!

One of the huge chains which holds the Woodside landing stage in position

The fencing on the right is when they were building the space for the U Boat 534

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