1900 Runcorn, Halton Village, 1900's Further Information: A view of a row of terraced cottages, a thatched cottage and the end of a barn, with the ruins of Halton Castle behind them. Two boys, one holding a wooden hoop and stick, are standing on the left of the picture. This is a sepia image.

1900 Runcorn, Halton Village, Further Information: Two boys, one holding a wooden hoop and stick, are standing on the left of the picture. This is a sepia image.

Old Widnes market

Old Widnes market

Pedestrian walkway on railway bridge across the Mersey at Widnes. Been there, done that many times.

Pedestrian walkway on railway bridge across the Mersey at Widnes.

Highfield Road Maternity Hospital 'back in the day'. It's had a few changes of use since I was born there.

Highfield Road Maternity Hospital 'back in the day'. It's had a few changes of use since I was born there.

THE QUEENS HALL - The Beatles played here once in their early days, sadly I was not in the audience.

THE QUEENS HALL - The Beatles played here once in their early days, sadly I was not in the audience.

ALBERT ROAD....MEMORIES SEEING WOOLIES ON THE RIGHT.

Widnes, Widnes Road from Francis Frith

FAIRFIELD SCHOOL - This was the boys school with the girls school right next door. The education I received took a downward turn once the schools became amalgamated.Most of the day was spend walking from one set of building to another. Should have left it separated.

FAIRFIELD SCHOOL - This was the boys school with the girls school right next door. The education I received took a downward turn once the schools became amalgamated.Most of the day was spend walking from one set of building to another. Should have left it separated.

THE OLD EMPIRE CINEMA

THE OLD EMPIRE CINEMA

Widnes, Victoria Park c.1955, from Francis Frith

Widnes, Victoria Park from Francis Frith

Widnes, Victoria Square c.1965, from Francis Frith

Widnes, Victoria Square c.1965, from Francis Frith

Widnes, Hough Green, Liverpool Road c.1965, from Francis Frith

Widnes, Hough Green, Liverpool Road c.1965, from Francis Frith

Mum would talk to just about everyone as we made our way down the street, my little legs would be dropping off !

I've walked these streets many, many times.

Widnes, Victoria Square c.1950, from Francis Frith

Widnes, Victoria Square c.1950, from Francis Frith

Farnworth church Widnes 20x30cm watercolour painting.

Farnworth church Widnes 20x30cm watercolour painting.

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