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Tour 8:


Wirral’s men of iron and how they revolutionised Birkenhead’s ports

Price: £5 per person, minimum of 2 people, [maximum of 15]


  • 1.5 to 2 hour stroll

  • Meet outside Woodside Terminal cafe in the Booking Hall

    • [Satnav: CH41 1AL]

  • The Merseyrail trains run on the Wirral line between Liverpool and Chester
    • 10 mins from Liverpool
    • 35 mins from Chester

  • Or take the Mersey Ferry from Liverpool Pierhead to Birkenhead Woodside and then only a 5 min walk up to the Hamilton Square Station

  • There is also a Pay Car Park between the Ferry terminal and the station in the middle of the roundabout

  • See inland quaysides; cranes; trains; trams; a giant grasshopper; sugar magnets; bascule bridges and graving docks

  • Investigate a stylish square, the markets; explore up to WWII through memorials, famous poetry and pottery

  • Hidden away is the Italian consulate

  • The crowning glory – visit the pub with its own barber’s shop and Naval memorablia!
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Contact Helen Penny: 07914 685099
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