- Seaforth, Merseyside
infobox UK place
region= North West England
static_image_caption= An aerial photograph of Seaforth Dock
Seaforth is a residential suburbFact|date=August 2008 within the
Metropolitan Borough of Sefton, Merseyside, North West England
Seaforth comes from
Old Norse"sæ-fjord" "sea inlet". It was recorded as "Safforde" in 1128, suggesting Old English"sæ-ford" "sea ford". Fact|date=February 2007
Seaforth is historically part of
Lancashire. Seaforth joined Crosby Municipal Boroughin 1937 having previously been part of Waterloo with Seaforth urban district. The whole of Crosby became part of the new Metropolitan Borough of Seftonin 1974.
The area is situated between Waterloo in the north,
Litherlandto the east, Bootleto the south, with the Merseyand Port of Liverpoolto the west. Seaforth is seen as limbobetween Crosby and Bootle by residents. It is mainly an area of Victorian terraced housing.
Seaforth is served by
Seaforth and Litherland railway stationon the Liverpoolto Southportline. The A565 roadis the main road.
Kenny Everett[ [http://www.paramountcomedy.com/shows/show.aspx?id=172 Paramount Comedy Biography accessed 5 August 2008] ]
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