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Liverpool's historic docks

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

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The gateposts to the entrance of the Albert Dock Complex, Liverpool's historic docks England   The Blue Clipper (Once white and named Spirit of Hennessey’) is a three masted sailing ship moored in the Canning half tide dock, this 'tall ship' built in 1991 in Sweden. Liverpool's historic docks England

Right: The gateposts to the entrance of the Albert Dock Complex, Liverpool

The Blue Clipper (Once white and named Spirit of Hennessey’) is a three masted sailing ship moored in the Canning half tide dock, this 'tall ship' built in 1991 in Sweden.

 

The Pumphouse (now a pub) was once the Albert Hydraulic Power Centre, built in 1878 to provide high pressure water for hydraulic dock gates, bridges, lifts and cranes. Hydraulic systems were introduced to the Liverpool dock system by Jesse Hartley, inspired by the William Armstrong's hydraulic crane at Newcastle upon Tyne in 1847. Liverpool's historic docks England

The Pumphouse (now a pub) was once the Albert Hydraulic Power Centre, built in 1878 to provide high pressure water for hydraulic dock gates, bridges, lifts and cranes. Hydraulic systems were introduced to the Liverpool dock system by Jesse Hartley, inspired by the William Armstrong's hydraulic crane at Newcastle upon Tyne in 1847.

 

Canning Half Tide Dock (built by Hartley 1842-4) with the entrance to the Albert Dock on the right, the Pump House in the middle, now refurbished as a pub. Liverpool's historic docks England

On the left is the Canning Half Tide Dock (built by Hartley 1842-4) with the entrance to the Albert Dock on the right, the Pump House in the middle, now refurbished as a pub.

 

The Quayside Cafe near the entrance to the Maritime Museum and there is a lovely picnic area outside under the colonnades that looks out on the fine buildings and boats of the Albert Dock Liverpool Liverpool

One of many 'refreshment places' in Albert Dock museum complex. The Quayside Cafe near the entrance to the Maritime Museum and there is a lovely picnic area outside under the colonnades that looks out on the fine buildings and boats of the Albert Dock.

 

Liverpool The Maritime Dining Rooms in the Maritime Museum of Albert Dock Liverpool

The Maritime Dining Rooms in the Maritime Museum of Albert Dock.

 

The massive warehouses of the Albert Dock Liverpool's historic docks England

The massive warehouses of the Albert Dock.

 

The Albert Dock and the 'Three Graces' in the distance Liverpool's historic docks England

The Albert Dock and the 'Three Graces' in the distance.

 

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The might pillars of the colonnades of the quayside of Albert Dock Liverpool's historic docks England

 

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Liverpool's historic docks

Albert Dock - the block on the left houses several museums

 

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The fine rows, pillars and arches of the Albert Dock

Royal Albert Dock by entrance to the Tate Modern art gallery, Liverpool

The Royal Albert Dock near the entrance to the Tate Modern art gallery

 

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'The Three Graces' from the Albert Dock.

 

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

 

Liverpool's historic docks

 

The Albert Dock with the entrance to the Tate Modern on the right. Liverpool's historic docks

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

 

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

old tugboat M.T BROCKLE BANK built 1964 moored up in Liverpool's Cannind Dock

The old tugboat M.T BROCKLE BANK moored up in Liverpool's Canning Dock, built in 1964, owned by the Alexandra Towing Company

 

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The entrance to the Tate Modern Art Gallery Liverpool's historic Albert docks

The entrance to the Tate Modern Art Gallery

 

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Some older boats in Albert Dock.

 

Street food diner Royal Albert Dock Canning Dock Liverpool

old London bus Street food diner Royal Albert Dock Canning Dock Liverpoo

The sailing ship Kathleen & May tied up in Canning Dock, with the old pumphouse chimney in the background Liverpool's historic docks

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

 

Canning Quaysides Liverpool's historic docks

Canning Quaysides

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The Canning Graving Docks Liverpool's historic docks England

The Canning Graving Docks

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The GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY warehouse by Canning Graving Docks Liverpool's historic docks England

The GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY warehouse by Canning Graving Docks

 

The carter horse sculpture, 'WAITING' by the sculptor Judy Boyt These horses hauled all the merchandise between the docks and warehouses throughout the city streets of. Liverpool's historic docks England

The carter horse sculpture, 'WAITING' by the sculptor Judy Boyt. These horses hauled all the merchandise between the docks and warehouses throughout the city streets of.

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The De Wadden in Canning graving 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 Liverpool's historic docks Liverpool's historic docks

The De Wadden in Canning graving 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.

 

A broad view of Canning Half Tide Dock with modern residential and office developments in the distance Liverpool's historic docks England

A broad view of Canning Half Tide Dock with modern residential and office developments in the distance.

 

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The Mann Island Development of  Liverpool's 'premier' apartments rising above Canning Docks

Canning Dock and the buildings of the Mann Island development

 

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Canning Dock and the buildings of the Mann Island development properties.

 

The 'retired' BAR Mersey Bar Lightship Planet and Channel Light Vessel No 23 in Canning Dock built in 1960 at Dartmouth Liverpool's historic docks

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!

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

On the left is the Dock Traffic Office, with its Greek temple-like frontage, was built in 1848 by Philip Hardwick. The portico is actually made of cast iron, the pillars being in two sections each and the architrave above a single casting.

 

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

 

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Barges moored in Salthouse Dock, with the Pier Head and man Island buildings beyond. The Salthouse Dock gets its name from a nearby salt refinery that processed rock salt from Cheshire. It was Liverpool's second dock, completed in 1753, and is the oldest still in existence.

Barges moored in Salthouse Dock, with the Pier Head and man Island buildings beyond. The Salthouse Dock gets its name from a nearby salt refinery that processed rock salt from Cheshire. It was Liverpool's second dock, completed in 1753, and is the oldest still in existence Liverpool's historic docks

Salthouse Dock

 

Salthouse Dock and the pillars of the grand entrance portico of Albert Dock Liverpool's historic docks

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

 

Warehouses at Wapping Dock Liverpool's historic docks

Warehouses at Wapping Dock

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LIVERPOOL PICTURE 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  (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  Liverpool (15) The Tate Modern Art Gallery, Liverpool  (16) The Central Library and a wild flower garden!

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