New Brighton lighthouse..Wirral..Merseyside... by jetbluestone, via Flickr #lighthouse

New Brighton lighthouse..Wirral..Merseyside... by jetbluestone, via Flickr #lighthouse

Port Sunlight was purpose built by William Hesketh Lever (later Lord Leverhulme) starting in 1888 for the employees  of Lever Brothers soap factory.  Port Sunlight contains 900 Grade II listed buildings, and was declared a Conservation Area in 1978

Port Sunlight was purpose built by William Hesketh Lever (later Lord Leverhulme) starting in 1888 for the employees of Lever Brothers soap factory. Port Sunlight contains 900 Grade II listed buildings, and was declared a Conservation Area in 1978

Birkenhead park, Wirral, UK.  The inspiration for Andrew Jackson Downing and Frederick Olmsted and countless American park landscapes.  The original "people's park."

Birkenhead park, Wirral, UK. The inspiration for Andrew Jackson Downing and Frederick Olmsted and countless American park landscapes. The original "people's park."

Birkenhead Park, The Wirral, Cheshire, England, U.K.  After visiting the park in 1850, American landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted incorporated many of the features he observed into his design for New York's Central Park.

Birkenhead Park, The Wirral, Cheshire, England, U.K. After visiting the park in 1850, American landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted incorporated many of the features he observed into his design for New York's Central Park.

the glorious Lady Lever Art Gallery, famous for its Pre-Raphaelite art. Port Sunlight...Merseyside

the glorious Lady Lever Art Gallery, famous for its Pre-Raphaelite art. Port Sunlight...Merseyside


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Birkenhead Park, The Wirral, Cheshire, England, U.K.    From the archives: A classic shot of The Boathouse in the park.  This park is part of my childhood and brings back a lot of memories.    It is widely accepted that, after visiting the park in 1850, American landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted incorporated many of the features he observed into his design for New York's Central Park.  Wikipedia.

Birkenhead Park, The Wirral, Cheshire, England, U.K. From the archives: A classic shot of The Boathouse in the park. This park is part of my childhood and brings back a lot of memories. It is widely accepted that, after visiting the park in 1850, American landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted incorporated many of the features he observed into his design for New York's Central Park. Wikipedia.

New Brighton Lighthouse, town of Wallasey, Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, Metropolitan County of Merseyside, UK, was originally known as Perch Rock Lighthouse with construction beginning in 1827..

New Brighton Lighthouse, town of Wallasey, Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, Metropolitan County of Merseyside, UK, was originally known as Perch Rock Lighthouse with construction beginning in 1827..

Small Waterfall, The Dungeon, Wirral Way.

Small Waterfall, The Dungeon, Wirral Way.

West Kirby Marine Lake, Wirral. Recently voted in The Sunday Times as one of the top places to live in the North West of England.

West Kirby Marine Lake, Wirral. Recently voted in The Sunday Times as one of the top places to live in the North West of England.

The Wirral's model village, Port Sunlight, Merseyside.

The Wirral's model village, Port Sunlight, Merseyside

Wirral Museum - old Town Hall, Birkenhead - geograph.org.uk - 237692.jpg

Wirral Museum - old Town Hall, Birkenhead - geograph.org.uk - 237692.jpg

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