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Still looking by Linda (Member 10246064) on 23-Apr-2015
Hello. I am still looking for my brother was born 18/2/52 has Stephen Evans, was in Overchurch children's Home in about 1953/4/5ish. He was Adopted in Birkenhead at about 18mounths old. Have found out he is still living in the Wirrall Area. Found out his dad is very poorly with Alzheimer, and is called Ernest.He turned 60years old this year. have been looking for nearly 50years now. Please does an... more >>   
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Wickham / Hayes by Hazel (Member 10299901) on 10-Apr-2015
Hi Looking for any information regarding the Wickham and Hayes families that lived in Birkenhead between 1850 - 1950. Busy putting together family tree on Geni.com. Please let me know if you have any contributions or join the tree on Geni.com Thanks Hazel Wickham :-)   
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Looking for Susan Iddon by David Miller (Member 10299640) on 23-Mar-2015
Hi I am looking for Susan Iddon. Susan has a daughter(Sara/Sarah) and a brother(wife names Jean) I think he was a fireman who emigrated to South Africa in the late '60s. Susan used to live in Raffles Rd, Birkenhead. Any info please reply.   
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bidston 1962 by kelly (Member 10299527) on 15-Mar-2015
ive been trying to trace my biological grandmother .her second name was banks cant make out her first name on the birth certificate properly it may be anne, she was a machinist in a clothing factory she lived at number 97 harding ave. does anyone remember the banks family would love to find out any information poss hope someone out there can help....   
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bidston ave 1962 by kelly (Member 10299527) on 15-Mar-2015
ive been trying to trace my biological grandmother for my dad who was adopted.her second name was banks cant make out her first name on the birth certificate properly it may be anne, she was a machinist in a clothing factory she lived at number 97 harding ave. does anyone remember the banks family would love to find out any information poss hope someone out there can help....   
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Children's home on Noctorum in the 70s by Kevin (Member 10299317) on 25-Feb-2015
Hello all,
Looking for any info on a children's home I was in during the 70s on the Nocturum estate. I was there with my brother Philip. Few names I remember are PAul, Donna and Claire who were sisters. Two friends I was in hillside school with were Andrew Boyle and Robert Giverns. I moved to Wales about 1980. Any info would be great. just trying to remember my past.

Kev.....
  
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old friends by jane williams (Member 10298480) on 30-Dec-2014
Hi I'm jane Williams, I am one of a twin looking for old friends that went to laird st school in 1972,looking for old school class pics, I did also have an older brother there called derek, he was about 8 - 9.I did live in dundonald street and across the rd was a house I used to go to and visit someone called rosie or rose.
Thanks for reading
  
  • Re: old friends by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 6-Jan-2015
    hi jane you may get good results from birkenhead memories if you join them, there has been noth end people on quite a lot

  • Re: old friends by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 15-Feb-2015
    I attended Laird Street School in 1933

  • Re: old friends by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 15-Feb-2015
    ref above. I have a photo of class 3, taken about 1934/5 - anyone interested??

  • Re: old friends by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 15-Feb-2015
    Again ref above. The photo of class 3 shows (can not remember full details of everyone but majority - Yes) Gordon West. Roy Campbell. ?. Albert Hendry. Lilli ?. Me. Harry Tate. Percy Parker (ex Caravan Site). ? O'Neill. Doris Pearson. Billy ?. Olive Pearson? Harry Walker.Percy Parker. Billy Dutton. George Tate. One of twins from Gilbert flats. Billy Wilde. 2nd of twins. Olive ?. ?. ?. Relation of... more >>

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old friend by Dave Jones (Member 10298428) on 25-Dec-2014
Any one rememberjohn Gallagher from willaston we were mates in the swinging sixtees both apprentice bricklayers went to Birkenhead tech day release 1962 to 1965 on weekends went to Liverpool always ended up in the shamrock club always missed the last train home then hitch hiked we new lots of Irish nurses at the time do the same family still live on the Wirral any info welcome   
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Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 30-Sep-2014
Anyone remember Cooksons (Hodgkinson) the Chemist at 130 Price Street. I worked from 1944 - 1947 behind the counter. Boss Robin Hodgkinson had daughter - Christine - who later became a Chemist and opened a shop very close to Price Street - would love to hear from you Christine.   
  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 5-Oct-2014
    i remember getting attck by our cat and my mum took me to cooksons chemist and the chemist put iodine on the cuts
    still got little scars on my leg

  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by Bernie 71 (Member 10262988) on 30-Oct-2014
    I lived across from Cooksons and as a young child would go there often for Ostermilk baby food. I remember a tall thin man who used to serve in the shop. Perhaps it was you.

  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by Bernie 71 (Member 10262988) on 30-Oct-2014
    Also remember a cough moisture called Liquidfruta. Sounded lovely but, in fact, was horrible tasting stuff.

  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 14-Dec-2014
    i remeber a bernadette ocallaghan living in a shop opposite the chemist

  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 25-Jan-2015
    That tall/thin man was me - I enjoyed just under three years in the shop before departing for 'national service' - or 'conscription' as it was called in 1947..........Les

  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 25-Jan-2015
    Liquidfruta was pretty foul to the taste - but quite an effective mixture for those days. We sold a 'home made' mixture called 'Rock Salmon' which was an excellent mixture for cough/colds and was well known in the local area.....Les

  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 25-Jan-2015
    Liquidfruta was pretty foul to the taste - but quite an effective mixture for those days. We sold a 'home made' mixture called 'Rock Salmon' which was an excellent mixture for cough/colds and was well known in the local area.....Les

  • Re: Chemist at 130 Price Street, Birkenhead by Bernie 71 (Member 10262988) on 23-Apr-2015
    Les walker you must but 85 years old or thereabouts and Alice Rawley I lived in that shop - have an idea might have been at school with me. St laurences with Mother Borgia headmistress

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Tollemache Road School 1941- 43 by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 30-Sep-2014
Any ex-members of Tolle out there from 1941 - 43 period?????????? I'm Les Walker, 3 French. Others you may remember - Denis Landsborough, Frank Hayes,Alan Turner and Lynn Templeton. Headmaster Gidney, Harry Pollett, Mad Evans (French), Miss Williams (Piano) and chalk throwing Dickens, Harry Baron (woodwork)............happy days. I lived Boundary Road.   
  • Re: Tollemache Road School 1941- 43 by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 5-Oct-2014
    my aunt and uncle lived in 58 boundery rd the henshaws

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Seeking Help - Edwin Stanley A George Born 1902 - 1980. Married Pauline Maria (nee O'hara) by Sharon Taylor (Member 10295829) on 17-Sep-2014
I am searching on the web on behalf of an elderly friend Norma. She is looking to find her fathers grave and hopes there could be living family member, carer, neighbour who could talk to her about her father.

Merchant Navy Bosun Edwin Stanley A GEORGE was married to Norma's mum they lived Lichfield Staffordshire in 1941. We are based a few miles north of Lichfield in Burntwood.

Norma lost c... more >>
  
  • Re: Seeking Help - Edwin Stanley A George Born 1902 - 1980. Married Pauline Maria (nee O'hara) by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 5-Oct-2014
    she could ask landican cemetary office whre her fathers grave is, if she had an idea what year he died maybe that would help

  • Re: Seeking Help - Edwin Stanley A George Born 1902 - 1980. Married Pauline Maria (nee O'hara) by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 5-Oct-2014
    there is a site called find a grave on landican cemetary site
    phone no01516772361
    lanican cemetary
    arrowe park rd
    wirral
    ch49 5lw

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Back St Anne Street by Tommy Allen (Member 10295571) on 12-Sep-2014
Is there a photo or two of Back St Anne Street knocking about anywhere?   
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old friends by george hitchell (Member 10295286) on 25-Aug-2014
I was born in Birkenhead in 1934, went to woodlands rd. primary school then to park high grammar 1946 would like to hear from any one who remembers me. Lived in Willmer road prior to getting married,   
  • Re: old friends by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 5-Oct-2014
    i just joined a new site called birkenhead memories vey good

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anyone remember me? by Gail Smith (Member 10292932) on 7-May-2014
hi, my name is Gail Smith and I lived in Birkenhead at 33 Munster Street in the early sixties with my mother, Lilian Smith (nee Robinson) and my maternal gradparents, John and Lilian Robinson (nee Edge). I attended Laird St. school and had Miss Allbright as a teacher. I sat next to a boy in that class named Smitty (I think.....memory is not what it used to be). Carol Rogers was also in that class.... more >>   
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anyone remember me? by Gail Smith (Member 10292932) on 7-May-2014
hi, my name is Gail Smith and I lived in Birkenhead at 33 Munster Street in the early sixties with my mother, Lilian Smith (nee Robinson) and my maternal gradparents, John and Lilian Robinson (nee Edge). I attended Laird St. school and had Miss Allbright as a teacher. I sat next to a boy in that class named Smitty (I think.....memory is not what it used to be). Carol Rogers was also in that class.... more >>   
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photograph by lynda hughes (Member 10131221) on 3-Feb-2014
has anyone got a photograph of the prefabs in Price street or mMrtle place or Saxon street
in the 1900s
my name was lynda dodd
I lived in 309 price street
birkenhead
my friends were Jean Smith T... more >>
  
  • Re: photograph by alice rawley (Member 10232312) on 9-Feb-2014
    my cousin robert dooly lived in 4 saxon street, next door to jean smith, jean lost her hubby last year

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Old Criend by Ken McGuire (Member 10130051) on 3-May-2013
I am looking to contact an old friend of mine Tony Fearnhead who lived in Garnet St Birkenhead in the 50s married Shelia Kelly would be grateful for any info   
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christine hendy by mike hendy (Member 10285060) on 27-Apr-2013
hi I am looking for information about Christine, she lived in rock ferry for most of her life she is my birth mother, me and my sister were taken away from her in 1985 we lived on bebbington road rock ferry, I am trying to trace our birth fathers, I am looking for any information from people who may no who they are or any friends of our mother mike/shane hendy   
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search by elizabeth melillo (Member 10057431) on 19-Mar-2013
Would like to know if anyone knows whereabouts of Dot Tipping (maiden name)my maiden name was Lazenby Dot used to live in Worcester rd in the 1950's Would appreciate any help.   
  • Re: search by Les Walker (Member 10296199) on 30-Sep-2014
    I recall the name Tipping - my cousin Sheila McCusker lived at 24 - I lived 120 Boundary Road.

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the artist R pailing by andy (Member 10249566) on 7-Mar-2013
hi i have recently acquired a fantastic peace of art of a peregrine falcon done in pencil i would like to find out more about the artist but cant find any information anywhere alls the information that i do have is a name r pailing with the number 77 right next to it if any anyone knows anything about the artist can you please let me know many thanks   
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