Birkenhead to West Kirby and on to Hooton (Middleton)

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In Birkenhead to West Kirby and on to Hooton the West Wirral stations are shown in different eras, with much steam activity pictured in the area. The transition to electric traction is seen at various locations, as are the local goods services.

The long forgotten line to Hooton is presented with some fascinating early views. Also included is Birkenhead docks, and the tramway recently built at the eastern end of the docks. Also includes other details of local history

Photographic locations covered are: Birkenhead Hamilton Square, Conway Park, Birkenhead Park, Birkenhead North, Birkenhead North Depot, Bidston Engine Shed, Bidston East Junction, Bidston West Junction, Bidston, Leasowe, Moreton Merseyside, Meols, Manor Road, Hoylake, West Kirby, West Kirby Joint, Kirby Park, Caldy, Thurstaston, Heswall, Parkgate, Wirral Colliery, Neston South, Hadlow Road, Hooton, Birkenhead Docks and the Wirral Heritage Tramway. Published 2014.

120 photographs, large scale maps. Hardback. 96 pages.

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