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St Helens : A Pictorial History, Paperback / softback Book

St Helens : A Pictorial History Paperback / softback


St Helens owes its name to a chapel of ease, some 12 miles east of Liverpool, and its development into a major town to its rich underlying coal seams and to its water-courses which, forming the Sankey Brook, flow into the Mersey.

St Helens was thus linked to the Mersey and England's first industrial canal was built and urban growth was triggered. " ... like other Lancashire volumes in the Phillimore series, it is of excellent quality ... " Lancashire Local Historian


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 128 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9780850339871



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