History of Liverpool

This section of the website draws together information that will provide you with glimpses into Liverpool's fascinating past.

St_Lukes_churchYou may also be interested in purchasing a copy of On the Frontier: A social history of Liverpool by Christopher Keatings and Liverpool City Council (1996). The book provides a comprehensive account of Liverpool's history and reproductions of original colour lithographs and paintings. Contact Local Studies for more information.

Please click on the following highlighted links for more information on the history of Liverpool:


Liverpool Heritage Library

Explore Liverpool's fascinating past at the Liverpool Heritage Library, which stores a wealth of local records, photos and historical documents. It's also a valuable resource for local residents researching their family tree and genealogy.

The Liverpool Heritage Library is located at Liverpool City Library, 170 George Street, Liverpool. For more information, please call 9821 9422 or email j.morris@liverpool.nsw.gov.au.


Kingsclear Books - Pictorial History Liverpool and District

Pictorial History Liverpool and District by Carol Liston celebrates 200 years of settlement since Governor Macquarie's declaration of Liverpool as a town in 1810.


For more details click here.