North Meols and Southport - A History, by Peter Aughton
Book published by Carnegie in 1998, 224 pages. Paperback (S5940)
From the rear side cover: Southport is a fascinating place. It has a distinctive atmosphere all of its own which draws people back again and again. Among its residents, there is a powerful sense of its history and a great attachment to its heritage, from the fine 19th century buildings of Lord Street to the thatched cottages of Churchtown and the old parish of North Meols, from which Southport grew in the early 1800's
Told in a tremendously readable way, the story of North Meols and Southport unfolds page by page....
Illustrated throughout with lots of black and white photographs, drawings and maps, this book will delight anyone who has lived or grown up in North Meols and Southport, as well as people with a more general interest in the local history of West Lancashire and beyond....
Condition of the book is generally excellent. The cover has one or two very minor scuffs but is clean and tidy, the spine is tight and intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound