Country Railway Routes

Birkenhead to West Kirby

and on to Hooton

ISBN:978 1 908174 61 1
First Published:28 June 2014
Authors:Vic Mitchell & Keith Smith
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Format:Hardback
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history

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The West Wirral stations are shown in different eras and much steam activity is pictured in this 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. We return to Birkenhead to visit the docks, also the recent tramway built at their eastern end.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

StationsPhoto
Birkenhead Hamilton Square1-5
Conway Park6-7
Birkenhead Park8-14
Birkenhead North15-19
Birkenhead North Depot20-23
Bidston Engine Shed24-25
Bidston East Junction26
Bidston West Junction27-28
Bidston29-35
Leasowe36-38
Moreton Merseyside39-43
Meols44-47
Manor Road48-49
Hoylake50-58
West Kirby59-68
West Kirby Joint69-73
Kirby Park74-75
Caldy76-77
Thurstaston78-81
Heswall82-87
Parkgate88-93
Wirral Colliery94
Neston South95-96
Hadlow Road97-99
Hooton100-105
Birkenhead Docks106-115
Wirral Heritage Tramway116-120

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