L3 Living at the Albany
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... when William Lever, co-founder of Lever Brothers, wanted to build good and pleasant housing for his workers in the soap factory here. He was ahead of his time and enlightened in that he considered that workers would work better if comfortably housed with surrounding gardens and open spaces. This was in the early 1900s. The houses today are not allowed to be changed, but they have been maintained and are ...
... where we get a chance to pull a pint behind the bar. The pub is so much smaller than it looks on screen and when you go through the toilet door you end up in Tyrone’s kitchen!
Then it was on to the Street itself which was quite surreal……it is all so familiar. It’s also impressive that it’s not 'fake’ but all made with bricks and mortar and those cobbles are really hard to walk on! ...
... the tour,, Danny dropped us off at Mathew Street where the Cavern is located. There was some live music on at the time so we stayed and listened for a wee while. After learning about the slavery side of the history, we paid a visit to the Slavery Museum which was quite horrific. We also had a look around the Maritime museum which had a Titanic display on.
The streets were pretty quiet compared to yesterday when we arrived. There ...
... slate slabs for roof slates. It was amazing to see how thinly the slate would split naturally. And since then, we have seen so much 17th-18th Century construction with slate – door steps, lintels, door frames, gate posts as well as roof slates.
If you look at a map of Wales, you will see that we are now up in the Snowdonia National Park. Snowdon is the tallest mountain in England and Wales and the area is ...
... love You. ( that song bounced around in our heads for several hours! )
The Beatles Story, at Albert Dock, was amazing & to top it all off: The Magical Mystery Tour! It took us all around Liverpool showing where the guys had lived & played & started performing. That evening we headed down to The Cavern for a drink & a bit of musical reminiscing .
What a great city! What a fun time!! YEAH YEAH ...