Welcome to Sutton Beauty & Heritage!

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Beauty and Heritage!

A Celebration of the Past and Present of Sutton in St Helens
Sutton Beauty & Heritage is an illustrated appreciation of the natural and architectural beauty found in the Sutton district of the town of St.Helens, situated in between the cities of Liverpool and Manchester in the north-west of England. It's also a research-based study of the former township's heritage - see About This Website for more…
10 Facts About the Past & Present of Sutton, St.Helens
 The home of the world-famous Jaume Plensa’s Dream sculpture in Sutton Manor
 Where not one but THREE persons' mortal remains are on individual paths to Sainthood
 Sutton's Intersection Bridge was the first place in the world where two railways crossed
 Where locos were made by J. Cross, E. Borrows and H.W. Johnson at St. Helens Junction
 The home of the former Sherdley Hall and Sherdley Park, the largest park in St. Helens
 Where coal mining and glassmaking gave employment to thousands of men and women
 Where chemical weapons & nerve agents were researched and made at Sutton Oak CDRE
 A rich religious heritage includes St. Nicholas and the former Sutton Monastery & Convent
 Where World War 1 munitions were made at the Sutton Bond factory in Lancots Lane
 The home of 150-year-old Sutton Cricket Club and ex-world champions Sutton Harriers
 Home of the world-famous Dream sculpture in Sutton Manor
 Where THREE persons are on individual paths to Sainthood
 Where many steam locos were made at St. Helens Junction
 A rich religious heritage with Sutton Monastery and Convent
 Where World War One munitions were made at Sutton Bond
 Home of 150-year-old Sutton Cricket Club & Sutton Harriers
 Where chemical weapons and nerve agents were researched
 The home of 336 acre Sherdley Park and lovely Sutton Park
 Where coal mining and glass making gave employment to many
 Intersection bridge where 2 railways crossed was world first
St Helens 100 Years Ago This Week - A Facebook Feature
A 700-word article which is published every Sunday afternoon at 2pm on the Sutton Beauty & Heritage Facebook page – Discover what was happening in the town a century ago – the crimes, tragedies, court cases, events and way of life – Read this week's article 22 – 28 August 1916 (Facebook membership not required)
St Helens 100 Years Ago This Week
St Helens 100 Years Ago This Week on Facebook
A 700-word article which is published every Sunday afternoon at 2pm on the Sutton Beauty & Heritage Facebook page – Discover what was happening in the town a century ago – the crimes, tragedies, court cases, events and way of life – Read this week's article 22 – 28 August 1916 – Facebook membership not required
St Helens 100 Years Ago This Week
St Helens 100 Years Ago This Week – a 700-word article published every Sunday at 2pm on the Sutton Beauty & Heritage Facebook page – Discover what was happening in the town a century ago – Read this week's article 22 - 28 August 1916
St Helens 100 Years Ago This Week
Latest Sutton Beauty & Heritage Site Updates:
Recent Site Updates:
18th Aug 2016     Added Memories of Sutton Part 22   More Details   |   Visit Page
16th Aug 2016     Added Memories of Sutton Part 21   More Details   |   Visit Page
31st July 2016     Updated How Sutton’s Changed      More Details   |   Visit Page
30th July 2016     Updated Sutton Manor Colliery 2     More Details   |   Visit Page
24th July 2016     Updated SB & H Downloads page   More Details   |   Visit Page
18 Aug  Added Sutton Memories Part 22     More Details
16 Aug  
Added Sutton Memories Part 21     More Details
31 July  
Updated How Sutton’s Changed    More Details
30 July  
Updated Sutton Manor Colliery 2   More Details
24 July  
Updated S.B. & H. Downloads        More Details
18 Aug Added Sutton Memories 22
16 Aug
Added Sutton Memories 21
31 July
Upd How Sutton Changed
30 July
Upd Sutton Manor Coll. 2
24 July Upd Downloads page
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