Life in the slow lane just now with father-in-law down for a visit, and very enjoyable it is too, apart from the weather that is. Today’s wet weather option was Liverpool, much more to do and see than one day allows.
A stroll around the docks, in the very brief bit of blue sky.
The Mersey, Birkenhead on the far bank
Maritime Museum, with it’s current Titanic exhibition is well worth the free entry.
Paddle Steamer engine
The ornate and completely OTT table decorations of the White Star Line celebrate the different trades required to build the ships. Can’t decide what this one is – some sort of steel rope it seems. More here if it’s of interest.
Vintage fire engine and crew!
Model of Liver Building and Bird
Part of the swing bridge mechanism manufactured at Haigh Foundry