Mapping Memory by National Museums Liverpool

Mapping Memory National Museums Liverpool

St John's Beacon

Vincent Hessey

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Transcript for Vincent Hessey

Between 1964 and 1969 the precincts started to get built, do you know the tower? I watched that tower going up every day, the beacon here. I watched it going up every single day, it was amazing, they had this big shuddering thing and it was moving up and moving up. Also it used to be a revolving restaurant when it was first opened, because I’ve been up there, I went for a visit up there once and it was a revolving restaurant but it didn’t take off.