The National Archives
Working class housing in Liverpool in the early 1900s: problems and solutions:
The new housing completed in Eldon Street, 1905 (Liverpool City Engineer's photographs courtesy of
Liverpool Record Office
(LRO 352 ENG 2/770)
You need to study the source carefully before you decide whether it supports or contradicts any of the reasons in the Big Question.
What must it have been like to live in the accommodation shown in 4a?
Do you think that the homes visited by William Hall in
may have looked like this?
How would images like this have affected public opinion?
How would they have affected government action?
What is your opinion of Liverpool City Council after looking at all 4 pictures?