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The North-West from the Air Collection (#2)

Cheshire, Lancashire, Cumbria, Merseyside and Greater Manchester

110 Items

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Mersey Bar Lightship EAW008656

Mersey Bar Lightship EAW008656
The Alarm (Mersey Bar Lightship) and SS Collegian, Liverpool Bay, Wirral

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Bloomfield Road EAW223430

Bloomfield Road EAW223430
Bloomfield Road, Blackpool. Aerial view of the home of Blackpool Football Club since 1899. Photographed in April 1972 with a match in progress. Aerofilms Collection

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Holiday Park EAW226932

Holiday Park EAW226932
Pontins Holiday Park, Clifton Drive, Blackpool. Popular family holiday resort known as Squires Gate Holiday Camp before Pontins took it over in 1961

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Heysham Power Station EAW134482

Heysham Power Station EAW134482
Heysham, Lancashire. Construction of a nuclear power station. Photographed in July 1964. Aerofilms Collection

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Blackpool Pleasure Beach EAW077739

Blackpool Pleasure Beach EAW077739
Blackpool, Lancashire. Blackpool Pleasure Beach resort and amusement park, photographed in August 1959. First founded in 1896, it was used as inspiration for the first Disneyland (at Anaheim)

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Preston Bypass EAW073974

Preston Bypass EAW073974
Preston Bypass, Lancashire. Britains first motorway under construction, photographed in November 1958. It was opened by Harold MacMillan in December

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Borough Park Workington 28319_022

Borough Park Workington 28319_022
Borough Park, Workington, Cumbria. Home of Workington AFC. Photographed in 2012

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Snowy runways 28377_015

Snowy runways 28377_015
Collinski Airfield, RAF Spadeadam, Cumbria. Dummy airfield constructed during the Cold War for testing purposes. NY6574/3

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Dismantling New Brighton Tower EPW004047

Dismantling New Brighton Tower EPW004047
NEW BRIGHTON, Wallasey, Wirral, Merseyside. Aerial view of New Brighton Tower being removed. Constructed in 1896 as an observation tower, it was closed during the First World War

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Lancaster Castle EPW002086

Lancaster Castle EPW002086
LANCASTER, Lancashire. Aerial view of Lancaster with the Castle, church and railway station. Lancaster Castle houses the Shire Hall and County Court and until 2011 it was used as a prison

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Blackpool tower EPW002071

Blackpool tower EPW002071
BLACKPOOL, Lancashire. Aerial view of Blackpool tower and pier. Photographed in July 1920. Some damage to negative. Aerofilms Collection (see Links)

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Blackpool in 1920 EPW002080

Blackpool in 1920 EPW002080
BLACKPOOL TOWER, Lancashire. Aerial view taking in the tower, the sea front and beach, the Winter Gardens and the big wheel in July 1920

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Birkenhead in 1920 EPW004029

Birkenhead in 1920 EPW004029
BIRKENHEAD, Merseyside, August 1920. Aerial view. Prominent in the foreground are Queens Buildings with St James Church on its roundabout and Corporation Street

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Aintree racecourse, Liverpool 20434_011

Aintree racecourse, Liverpool 20434_011
AINTREE RACECOURSE, Liverpool, Merseyside. Opened in 1829 for horse racing on the flat, steeplechasing was officially introduced in 1839, when the first Grand National was run at Aintree

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Liverpool Pierhead 1964 EAW133857

Liverpool Pierhead 1964 EAW133857
PIER HEAD, Liverpool. Aerial photograph of the Princes Dock and Princes Landing Stage, with the Three Graces beyond in July 1964

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Ullswater EAW587876

Ullswater EAW587876
ULLSWATER, Lake District, Cumbria. Aerial view of Ullswater and Patterdale. Aerofilms Collection (see Links)

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Scafell EAW587429

Scafell EAW587429
SCAFELL, Cumbria. Aerial view of Great End, 910 metres (2984 ft), the most northerly mountain in the Scafell chain, in the Lake District National Park. Aerofilms Collection (see Links)

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Hanging Crag 28499_029

Hanging Crag 28499_029
Post Medieval Colliery and shake holes, Hanging Crag, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Gairs Colliery 28499_025

Gairs Colliery 28499_025
Former Gairs Colliery with adits, spoil heaps, tramway and ruins of one building, Hanging Crag, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Gairs Colliery 28499_019

Gairs Colliery 28499_019
Former Gairs Colliery with adits, spoil heaps, tramway and ruins of one building, Hanging Crag, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Gairs Colliery 28499_017

Gairs Colliery 28499_017
Former Gairs Colliery with adits, spoil heaps, tramway and ruins of one building, Hanging Crag, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Dolphenby 28498_037

Dolphenby 28498_037
The Deserted Medieval Settlement earthwork of Dolphenby, ridge and furrow earthwork, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Mine shafts 28498_032

Mine shafts 28498_032
Earthwork remains of Medieval or Post Medieval Mining, at least 30 circular spoil heaps with a central shaft, Near Sleagill, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Mine shafts 28498_031

Mine shafts 28498_031
Earthwork remains of Medieval or Post Medieval Mining, at least 30 circular spoil heaps with a central shaft, Near Sleagill, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Bank Moor settlement 28497_018

Bank Moor settlement 28497_018
Romano British Settlement Earthwork, Bank Moor, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Haresceugh Fell 28500_047

Haresceugh Fell 28500_047
Former Busk lime kiln and limestone quarry and Haresceugh Fell Medieval dispersed settlement comprising a stone-walled enclosure containing a stone-walled enclosure interpreted as a dwelling

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Haresceugh Fell 28500_049

Haresceugh Fell 28500_049
Haresceugh Fell Medieval dispersed settlement comprising a stone-walled enclosure containing a stone-walled enclosure interpreted as a dwelling and a stock enclosure, Haresceugh Fell, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Limestone quarry 28499_038

Limestone quarry 28499_038
Post Medieval limestone quarry with associated trackways and spoil heap, near Croglin, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Lime kiln 28499_069

Lime kiln 28499_069
Disused Croglin limekiln and quarry, near Croglin, Cumbria, 2013

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Corporation Park 33166_013

Corporation Park 33166_013
Conservatory, Corporation Park, Blackburn, Lancashire. The public park was opened in 1857. The cast iron Conservatory was constructed in 1900

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Striding Edge 28546_015

Striding Edge 28546_015
Lake District, Cumbria. View east along Striding Edge. Photographed in June 2014

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Ullswater 28546_012

Ullswater 28546_012
Lake District, Cumbria. View south west along Ullswater. Photographed in June 2014

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Select Security Stadium 33146_038

Select Security Stadium 33146_038
Select Security Stadium, Cheshire. Home of Widnes Vikings Rugby League Football Club. Photographed in May 2017

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Albert Dock Liverpool EPW003066

Albert Dock Liverpool EPW003066
Albert Dock and the Canning Half Tide Dock, Liverpool. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd, July 1920

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Huskisson Docks EPW023590

Huskisson Docks EPW023590
Huskisson Docks, Sandhills, Liverpool. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in September 1928

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Alexandra Docks Liverpool EAW133870

Alexandra Docks Liverpool EAW133870
Alexandra Docks, Bootle, Sefton, Liverpool. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in 1964

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Garston EAW120726

Garston EAW120726
Garston, Liverpool. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in 1963

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Birkenhead Docks EAW398267

Birkenhead Docks EAW398267
Birkenhead Docks and environs, Wirral. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in 1980

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Port of Liverpool EAW670571

Port of Liverpool EAW670571
The Royal Liver Building, Cunard Building and Port of Liverpool Building, Liverpool. The Ferry is waiting to cross the River Mersey. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in 1997

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Shipyard at Birkenhead EAW030649

Shipyard at Birkenhead EAW030649
The Cammell Laird Shipbuilding and Engineering Works, Birkenhead. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in June 1950

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Heysham Harbour EPR000293

Heysham Harbour EPR000293
Heysham Harbour and Half Moon Bay, Heysham, Lancashire. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in 1934

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Isle of Man ferry EAW366628

Isle of Man ferry EAW366628
A ferry berthed at the Liverpool Landing Stage, Liverpool. Isle of Man ferry Monas Queen. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in 1977

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Preston EPW038882

Preston EPW038882
Preston Docks and the city from the north-west, Preston, Lancashire. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in July 1932

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Glasson Dock EAW228113

Glasson Dock EAW228113
Glasson Dock, Thurnham, Lancashire. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in May 1972

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Workington EAW050235

Workington EAW050235
Workington, Cumbria. Prince of Wales Dock and environs. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in June 1953

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Widnes EAW044937

Widnes EAW044937
Widnes, Halton, Cheshire. The Runcorn Railway Bridge and Widnes Transporter Bridge. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in July 1952

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Ellesmere Port EAW001909

Ellesmere Port EAW001909
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire. The Stanlow Oil Refinery alongside the Manchester Ship Canal and Docks. Photographed by Aerofilms Ltd in July 1946

Background imageThe North-West from the Air Collection: Manchester cotton warehouses 21161_02

Manchester cotton warehouses 21161_02
Whitworth Street/Princess Street, Manchester. This aerial photograph shows the cotton warehouse district of Manchester, most of which date from the late 19th and early 20th centuries



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