Titanic

Events

King John founds the port of Liverpool

1207

The plague strikes Liverpool

1558

Liverpool begins to boom

1660

The first dock in Liverpool is built

1715

The Philharmonic Hall is built

1849

Central Library is built

1852

Stanley Hospital is built

1867

Sefton Park opens

1872

Walker Art Gallery opens

1877

Liverpool Trams become electric

1901

The Queensway Tunnel is built

1934

The Kingsway Tunnel is built

1971

Liverpool is made a European City of Culture

2008

Joe Anderson is elected first mayor of Liverpool

2012