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A Celebration of the Past & Present of Sutton in St.Helens, Lancashire

Sutton Beauty & Heritage is an illustrated appreciation of the natural and architectural beauty found in the Sutton district of the town of St.Helens, located in between the cities of Liverpool and Manchester in the north-west of England. It's also a research-based study of the former township's heritage - see About This Website

Ten Facts About the Past and Present of Sutton in St Helens !!!

  The home of the world-famous Jaume Plensa’s Dream sculpture in Sutton Manor
  Where not one but THREE persons' mortal remains are on individual paths to Sainthood
  Sutton's old Intersection Bridge was the first place in the world where two railways crossed
  Where locos were made by J. Cross, E. Borrows and H.W. Johnson at St. Helens Junction
  The home of the former Sherdley Hall and Sherdley Park, the largest public park in St. Helens
  Where coal mining and glassmaking provided employment to thousands of men and women
  Where chemical weapons and nerve agents were researched and made at Sutton Oak CDRE
  A rich religious heritage includes St. Nicholas and the former Sutton Monastery and Convent
  Where World War 1 munitions were made at the Sutton Bond factory in Lancots Lane
  The home of 150-year-old Sutton Cricket Club and ex-world champions Sutton Harriers
 Home of the world-famous Dream sculpture in Sutton Manor
 Where THREE persons are on individual paths to Sainthood
 Where dozens of steam locomotives were manufactured
 A rich religious heritage includes Sutton Monastery & Convent
 Where World War 1 munitions were made at Sutton Bond
 Where coal mining and glassmaking gave employment to many
 Where chemical weapons and nerve agents were researched
 The home of the former Sherdley Hall and Sherdley Park
  Home of 150-year-old Sutton Cricket Club and Sutton Harriers
  Intersection bridge where 2 railways crossed was a world first
Recent Sutton Beauty & Heritage Site Updates:
31st January 2015:   Updated Memories of Sutton Part 9 page   More Details  |  Updated Page
27th January 2015:   Updated Pudding Bag page with 3 images  More Details  |  Updated Page
25th January 2015:   Updated Sutton Poetry page with 5 poems  More Details  |  Updated Page
17th January 2015:   
Added new page Memories of Sutton 20  More Details  |  Updated Page
05th January 2015:   
Updated Downloads page with 2 brochures  More Details  |  Updated Page
31st January:   Updated Memories of Sutton 9  Details  |  Updated Page
27th January:   Updated Pudding Bag page  Details  |  Updated Page
25th January:   Updated Sutton Poetry page  Details  |  Updated Page
17th January:   
Added Memories of Sutton 20  Details  |  Updated Page
05th January:   
Updated Downloads page  Details  |  Updated Page

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