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Litherland Town Information

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Litherland Rimrose Valley - Photo © Sue Adair
Rimrose Valley - Photo: Sue Adair CCL

image spacer A one-time Viking settlement, the town prospered after it was linked to Liverpool, Wigan and Leeds by canals during the Industrial Revolution in the late 18th century.

However, it was given its name by Viking settlers and was later referred to in the Domesday Book.

The Beatles knew the place well – they staged some of their earliest shows at the local town hall.