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The Beatles Story Exhibition - Albert Dock - Liverpool

At Albert Dock in Liverpool.

 

Our hotel was the Premier Inn Liverpool Albert Dock.

 

Located near Britannia Pavilion. Also nearby was a Costa and The Beatles Story.

 

Opposite our hotel was a Holiday Inn Express.

  

The Albert Dock is a Grade I listed building.

 

Warehouses B and C, Liverpool

 

SJ 34 89 ALBERT DOCK

L3

 

30/41 Warehouse B & C

(formerly listed

under Canning

Place with other

28.6.52 warehouses)

 

G.V. I

 

Warehouses to south and west of dock. 1841-5. J. Hartley.

Iron frame and brick with stone dressings, iron clad roof.

5 storeys, L-plan building, 47 bays to Gower Street with 1st

4 bays recessed. 2 recesses of 9 x 6 bays; 55 bays to west

facade with 3 recesses of 9 x 5 bays. Facade to dock has

recessed ground floor with Doric colonnade of iron columns

(2 granite columns to angle) above granite rubble dock wall.

Quoins and top parapet. Segmental-headed windows. 2

entrances to Gower Street have granite gate piers. Albert

Dock is one of the earliest enclosed docks in the world and

is a complete example of the type.

  

Listing NGR: SJ3405689591

  

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

 

Source: English Heritage

  

The Beatles Story (we didn't go to this, or the other Beatles museum).

 

It opened in 1990. Purchased by Merseytravel in 2008.

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Taken on October 20, 2013