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Air raid shelters, also known as bomb shelters, are structures for the protection of non-combatants as well as combatants against enemy attacks from the air.
Bidston is a village, a parish and a suburb of Birkenhead, on the Wirral Peninsula, in the modern county of Merseyside.
Bidston Windmill is situated on Bidston Hill, near Birkenhead, on the Wirral Peninsula, England.
Birkenhead is a town within the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral in Merseyside, England.
Cecilienhof Palace (Schloss Cecilienhof) is a palace in Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany built from 1914 to 1917 in the layout of an English Tudor manor house.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Frankby is a village on the Wirral Peninsula, in the Liverpool City Region, England, and is located between Greasby and West Kirby.
Hill Bark (also known as Bidston Court) is a large country house to the south of the hamlet of Frankby, Wirral, Merseyside, England.
Leading lights (also known as range lights in the United States) are a pair of light beacons, used in navigation to indicate a safe passage for vessels entering a shallow or dangerous channel; and may also be used for position fixing.
Leasowe is an area on the north coast of the Wirral Peninsula, in North West England, near Moreton and between Wallasey and Meols.
This is a list of lighthouses in England.
Bidston is a suburb of Birkenhead, Wirral, Merseyside, England.
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.
Merseyside is a metropolitan county in North West England, with a population of 1.38 million.
The Metropolitan Borough of Wirral is a metropolitan borough of Merseyside, in North West England.
Midsummer is the period of time centered upon the summer solstice, and more specifically the northern European celebrations that accompany the actual solstice or take place on a day between June 19 and June 25 and the preceding evening.
Morpeth Dock is a dock at Birkenhead, Wirral Peninsula, England.
The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is a British Research Council that supports research, training and knowledge transfer activities in the environmental sciences.
Potsdam is the capital and largest city of the German federal state of Brandenburg.
The former Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory (POL) is based in Brownlow Street, Liverpool, England.
The River Mersey is a river in the North West of England.
Robert William Hudson (1856–1937) was born in West Bromwich, the eldest son of Robert Spear Hudson who had founded a soap-flake manufacturing business.
A solar deity (also sun god or sun goddess) is a sky deity who represents the Sun, or an aspect of it, usually by its perceived power and strength.
The History Press is a British publishing company specialising in the publication of titles devoted to local and specialist history.
The University of Liverpool is a public university based in the city of Liverpool, England.
Vikings (Old English: wicing—"pirate", Danish and vikinger; Swedish and vikingar; víkingar, from Old Norse) were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of northern, central, eastern and western Europe, during the late 8th to late 11th centuries.
Wilhelm II (Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert von Hohenzollern; 27 January 18594 June 1941) was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 15 June 1888 to 9 November 1918.
William Hutchinson (1715 probably in Newcastle upon Tyne, England – February 11, 1801 in Liverpool, England) was an English mariner, privateer, author, and inventor who developed parabolic reflectors for lighthouses and helped establish possibly the world's first lifeboat station.
Wirral, also known as The Wirral, is a peninsula in northwest England.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.