Mapping Memory by National Museums Liverpool

Mapping Memory National Museums Liverpool

Blacklers

1950s restoration and reopening

Courtesy of Angus Tilston - Blacklers director

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Transcript for 1950s restoration and reopening

Rebuilding commenced in 1950, on 26th March 1953, coronation year, the first third of the rebuilt store opened to the public. Two years later in 1955 the rest opened almost fourteen years from its destruction in the May 41 raids.