Brief History of Port Sunlight River Park

1928

Area of River Mersey reclaimed to form Brombrough Dock and a silt Pond. The location of the Park is still part of the River Mersey

Britain from Above - EPW021619 ENGLAND 1928

1931

Brombrough Dock opened

Britain from Above – EPW044483 ENGLAND 1934

1986

Brombrough Dock closes to ships

Picture taken after the dock had closed, as River Dibbin's channel was altered

1991-2006

Waste disposal Land fill site

2014

Port Sunlight River Park opens

A Youtube Video presented by Andy our previous Ranger

It covers the history of the park and its wildlife

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmpaYMql-fA