Did you know that each of Bootle dock was associated with a particular trade or product?

Waterloo Dock

  • “Feeding the nation”
  • Grain and food imports
  • Local food processors (Bibbys)

Stanley Dock

  • Tobacco/technology
  • Originally largest brick structure in the world
  • Engineering the waterfront

Huskisson Dock

  • The story of sugar
  • The modern silo
  • Working lives of recent employees

Canada Dock

  • Timber links to the world

Gladstone Dock

  • From exclusive liner passengers to American Gis
  • Royal Seaforth Dock and Liverpool 2
  • The modern port in action