Ormskirk Market Day

Picture archive - images of local interest submitted by members and others.

Halsall/Rothwell family (Kate Hurst, July 2019)

Rose Queen 1947/8 (Alan Cooper, July 2019)

Some Norrises of Aughton & Bickerstaffe (Alan Cooper, July 2019)

Ormskirk & surrounding districts (Kate Hurst, December 2019)

A Moment in Time (Kathryn MacDonald, April-May 2022)

Ormskirk Railway staff (Dot Hawkes, February 2020)

Assorted 1 (Dot Hawkes, February 2020)

Celebrity Corner (started November 2020)

Kerfoot & Holland family (Pam Richardson, December 2020)

Bill Huyton (Kate Hurst, February 2021)

Rothwell family of Sandy Lane, Skelmersdale (February 2022)

Nurses of Ormskirk Hospital - 1940s and 50s

Threlfall family of Charlesbye Farm, Dark Lane, Lathom - 1940-1963


Who do you think they are?...please help us identify these mystery photographs

Photograph 1 - dated December 24th 1947

Photograph 2 - Upholland Grammar School c.1927

Photograph 3 - Rothwell family group c. 1898

Photograph 4 - OGS Hockey Team 1932-33

Photograph 5 - Rigby collection, group of ladies, 1960s

Photograph 6 - Ormskirk Grammar School, 1958

Photograph 7 - Halsall Lane, ca. 1900

Photograph 8 - a collection of family holiday photos, ca. 1930s


From slightly further afield, take a look at the nice collection from our Burscough friends:

Additional contributions very welcome - please get in touch via the Contacts page. Hi-res images, with appropriate commentary notes, are best for archival purposes, and make sure there are no copyright issues.

Hint: right-click on any image to view in more detail.

Ormskirk Church
Ormskirk Parish

Ormskirk railwaymen 1908
Ormskirk Station

Scarisbrick Hall 1815
Scarisbrick Hall

Skelmersdale Station

Moor Street market
Moor Street