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Ports that made their mark on Merseyside

Irish Sea Ports on the River Mersey and River Dee, by Ian Collard

With images dating back to a 1650 map of Liverpool, and highlighting ships that were in service in the 1980s, Ian Collard presents a comprehensive history of ports on the rivers Dee and Mersey.


With large portions on Liverpool and Birkenhead, as well as Parkgate, Neston and more, this title would be perfect for someone with an interest in the maritime history of Merseyside and the Wirral. The great mix of images makes this book a real step into the past, with photographs, maps and posters all featuring to build a picture of how the sea ports along the Mersey and Dee changed through the years.

Irish Sea Ports on the River Mersey and River Dee
By Ian Collard           
Amberley, £15.99     
ISBN: 978 13981 10755

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