Phil and Molly's Lake District HOMEPAGEHOMEPAGE for all of Phil and Molly's Pics

Liverpool (1) The Albert Docks, Salthouse Dock, Canning Dock and Wapping Dock Area

 North West Index

The Albert Dock was built between 1841 and 1846 and has been developed into a major tourist attraction in the great City of Liverpool.

 

Albert Dock - the block on the left houses several museums

 

The fine rows, pillars and arches of the Albert Dock

 

'The Three Graces' from the Albert Dock.

 

The might pillars of the colonnades of the quayside of Albert Dock.

 

***

 

The Albert Dock with the entrance to the Tate Modern on the right.

 

The old tug boat called BROCKLEBANK, I remember this tugboat working on the River Mersey in the 1960s

 

***

 

The entrance to the Tate Modern Art Gallery

 

Some older boats in Albert Dock.

 

The sailing ship Kathleen & May tied up in Canning Dock, with the old pumphouse chimney in the background

 

Canning Quaysides

 

The De Wadden in Canning dry dock, she was built in 1917 as a trading ship carrying coal, timber, stone and grain between the Port of Liverpool and ports in Ireland from 1922 and 1961. She was Dutch built, with both sails and engine in 1917 by Gebr van Diepen of Waterhuizen in the Netherlands and was the last ship working on the Mersey using sails and a fine piece of Liverpool's marine heritage.

The Mann Island Development of  Liverpool's 'premier' apartments

 

 

Canning Dock and the buildings of the Mann Island properties.

 

Above & below: The 'retired' BAR Mersey Bar Lightship Planet? and Channel Light Vessel No 23 in Canning Dock. She was built in 1960 at Dartmouth. Beyond stands some very 'modern' apartments-flats and a gym!

 

 

Canning Dock, on the right the retired BAR lightship and beyond the pumphouse and chimney..

 

Some modern flats housing a gym on the apex of the lower floors by Canning Dock

 

Barges moored in Salthouse Dock, with the Pier Head and man Island buildings beyond.

 

Salthouse Dock

 

Salthouse Dock and the pillars of the grand entrance portico of Albert Dock.

 

Warehouses at Wapping Dock

 

*

*

HOMEPAGE for all of Phil and Molly's PicsPhil and Molly's Lake District HOMEPAGEprevious page <-> next page  *  North West Index

North West of England Liverpool scenes docspics images pictures Phil Brown top tourist attractions in Liverpool, tourist information on Liverpool, student accommodation in Liverpool, luxury hotels, hostels to suit all budgets, B&B, self-catering flats, dining out in Liverpool, pubs, cafes, restaurants, museums, art galleries, guided tours of Liverpool docks, colleges, universities, churches, cathedrals, music concerts, theatres, cinemas, River Mersey, mini-breaks in North-West England

LIVERPOOL INDEX: Liverpool (1) The Albert Dock, Salthouse Dock, Canning Dock and Wapping Dock Area  Liverpool (2) The Pierhead and 'Three Graces' Buildings Area  Liverpool (3) The 'NEW' Museum of Liverpool  Liverpool (4) The Maritime Museum and The International Museum of Slavery  Liverpool (5) Lime Street Station, Mount Pleasant and University Area  Liverpool (6) Bold Street Area, Bluecoat School Chambers and St Luke's Church  Liverpool (7) The Roman Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King & Crypt  Liverpool (8) The Anglican Cathedral  Liverpool (9) A Miscellany of Buildings  Liverpool (10) St George's Hall Area & William Brown Street Liverpool (11) The Walker Art Gallery  Liverpool (12) The World Museum  Liverpool (13) YHA Youth Hostel and some places to eat and drink  Liverpool (14) A Ferry Trip on the River Mersey Ferryboat the ROYAL IRIS

YORKSHIRE DALES and North Pennines scenes and notes THE WENSLEYDALE RAILWAY North Yorkshire LAKE DISTRICT PICTURES of England's Northern Lakeland WEST YORKSHIRE Scenes Notes YORK Scenes and Notes Selected NORTHERN ENGLAND VIEWS SCOTLAND - SCOTTISH Scenes and Notes
Email Docs Pics NORTHUMBRIA, Co. DURHAM and NEWCASTLE Scenes and Notes NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS RAILWAY SCENES SCOTLAND - SCOTTISH Scenes and Notes Leeds-Settle-Carlisle Railway Trip Steam Train and Locomotive Photographs from the late 60's IRELAND - IRISH Scenes and Notes DUBLIN Scenes and Notes

TOP OF PAGE