Category Archives: Liverpool

img_5a6751b7c89a5-1024x621.png

Bill Shankly when asked is it more important to win or play good football?

Bill Shankly on winning and entertaining “Well, that’s a difficult question. I’ll cite Inter Milan. Nobody wants to see them, they’re not worth seeing, but they win all the time and a 120,000 people go […]

Continue reading »
img_59c72a32d483e-1024x684.png

St James’ Cemetery, Liverpool

Walking through St James’ Cemetery, Liverpool at night. Some folk may find it creepy to walk through St James’ Cemetery, Liverpool at night. I don’t. Quite the contrary, I find it very peaceful to walk through it […]

Continue reading »
Adelphi-Hotel-Liverpool-1914-advert-976x1024.png

Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool Advert

1914 Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool Advert Midland Railways advert for their new hotel This is the third and current Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool. The first was built in 1826 by converting two houses from the 1700s. It’s […]

Continue reading »
liverpool-v-rotheram-1892.png

Happy Anniversary, Liverpool Football Club

125 Years ago today, Liverpool FC played their first ever game Liverpool FC played their first ever game at Anfield by beating Rotheram 7-1 Funny old match report from the Liverpool Mercury, 3rd September 1892 […]

Continue reading »
DJI_0031-wordpress.jpg

Liverpool Sunset

Liverpool sunset over Liverpool Bay and the Irish Sea Actually, it’s a post Liverpool sunset. I wish I arrived down by the Liverpool waterfront sooner. Arrived back late after being stuck on the M6 and […]

Continue reading »
img_5992b38f6ff92.png

Liverpool Cathedral, 1934

Liverpool Cathedral under construction. 44 years remains before Liverpool Anglican Cathedral is completed. Fascinating to see see both sites of Liverpool’s Cathedrals. The Anglican Cathedral will be completed in 1978 and you can see the […]

Continue reading »
eyes_family.png

Maps and plans of Liverpool and district by the Eyes family of Surveyors.

Interesting chapter about the Eyes Family of Liverpool in the 18th and 19th century. Charles Eyes also made this 1785 map of Liverpool.

Continue reading »
DSC_0443-wordpress-1024x480.jpg

Royal Liver Building, Liverpool 2006

View of a well lit Royal Liver Building, Liverpool in 2006 I don’t know why, but for a number of years the Royal Liver Building has been poorly lit at night compared to neighbours Cunard […]

Continue reading »
DSC_0474_liverpool_waterfront-1024x683.jpg

Liverpool Waterfront Images

Liverpool Waterfront images are some of the most popular shots of the city and it is a great place to visit all year round. My favourite time of the day is half an hour before […]

Continue reading »
liverpool_north_sunset-1024x373.jpg

Liverpool Sunset From Above

Liverpool views towards the north of the city Liverpool has amazing views, but there is something extra magical about a Liverpool sunset. This view takes in the city centre including buildings such as the Museum […]

Continue reading »