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In the second half of the 20th century, the town suffered a ificant period of decline, with containerisation causing a reduction in port activity. The Wirral Waters development is planned to regenerate much of World sex guide Birkenhead dockland. The name Birkenhead probably means "headland overgrown with birch", from the Old English bircen meaning birch tree,  Online mobile chatting in Nuneaton which many once grew on the headland which jutted into the river at Woodside.
The name is not derived from the Birketa stream which enters the Mersey between Birkenhead and Seacombe. The Birket is a later name which was introduced by Ordnance Survey. The earliest records state that the Mersey ferry began operating from Birkenhead inwhen Benedictine monks under the leadership of Hamon de Mascy built a priory.
Distanced from the Industrial Revolution in Liverpool by the physical barrier of the River Mersey, Birkenhead retained its agricultural status until the advent of steam ferry services. In a steam ferry service started from Liverpool to Tranmere and in the paddle steamer, Royal Mailbegan operation between Liverpool and Woodside.
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In Februarythe town had an overall unemployment rate of 8. In World sex guide Birkenhead, Birkenhead had a population of 88, The wider Urban Subdivision had a population of overHowever, this latter figure includes areas such as Greasby Single Ashford men looking for american women Frankbywhich are separate from Birkenhead.
These are the ethnic groups for the town: . Birkenhead Park is acknowledged to be the first publicly funded park in Britain. There are sandstone lodges at the three entrances, each with a different style of architecture, GothicNorman and Italianate. There are also two lakes and an ornate 'Swiss Bridge'. William Lairda Scot, and his son Johnwere influential in the de of the town.
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Parts were laid out in a grid-iron pattern like Edinburgh New Town with similar architecture. The chief architect was James Gillespie Graham from Edinburgh.
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The film Chariots of Fire had scenes shot at Woodside. These scenes were as a representation of Dover in the s. Mary's Tower.
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Present-day services are run by operators including Arriva and Stagecoach and coordinated by Merseytravel. Birkenhead bus station opened in National Express provides long-distance coach services to other UK cities, with direct routes including London, Glasgow, Bangor and Massage places in south Rugby. Birkenhead Bus World sex guide Birkenhead serves the town of Birkenhead.
It has a total of eleven stands and incorporates a travel centre. Bus services using the bus station operate around the town of Birkenhead, throughout the Wirral, and to the nearby city of Liverpool via the Queensway Tunnel.
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Fromuntil its closure inBirkenhead Woodside railway station was the town's mainline railway terminus.
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The Twelve Quays ferry terminal allows a direct freight and passenger vehicle service to DublinIreland and BelfastNorthern Ireland. Due to weather conditions, this service temporarily replaces the route that normally operates from the Liverpool landing stage using fast craft. Anselm's College. Birkenhead also has two independently run schools.
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The oldest is Birkenhead School. It became fully co-educational for pupils aged 3—18 in It was founded in and caters World sex guide Birkenhead girls aged 3— Its sponsor was the Girls' Day School Trustbut is Preston bay times free ads publicly funded.
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Birkenhead Girls High School decided to become a state-funded Academy school inincreasing the World sex guide Birkenhead of its education. Birkenhead Institute Grammar School existed from in Whetstone Lane, before being moved to Claughton in the s. The school closed in The college was originally Birkenhead Technical College, and has been known as Wirral Lingam massage Rugby College since the s.
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