Part Two: Soul Searching and Birdwatching
Throughout Morecambe’s most prosperous, and its leanest of years, there is one structure that has been key to the town’s future.
The Stone Jetty.
The Stone Jetty has been a feature of the town centre since 1853. Before Heysham port opened, passengers bound for the Isle of Man took a ferry to Barrow-in-Furness. From there, they would transfer onto another boat for Douglas. They stayed at The Midland Hotel. It was also a terminus for Scottish and Irish ferries