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Hugh Harris on Springfield Park

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SPRINGFIELD PARK, KNOTTY ASH, LIVERPPOOL
Springfield Park. 22 acres (8.9ha) is located in the suburb of Knotty Ash, and lies to the north of Prescot Road. Much of the park is now occupied by the newly rebuilt Alder Hey Children's Hospital, which opened in October 2015. The park has a direct track that links to the Loop Line (Trans Pennine Trail.)

Hugh Harris: Childwall Hall and Woods, SJ4188 - a timeline

 1718:  Liverpool entrepreneur and attorney, Isaac Greene purchases manor of Childwall and the           Manor House of Childwall Hall.

1749: Isaac Greene dies and daughter Mary inherits the estate and marries Bamber Gascoigne.

1780: New Childwall Hall built, replacing original manor house.

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