Little Altcar

Little Altcar

Little Altcar is a village in Sefton on Merseyside, on the West Lancashire Coastal Plain, that has been absorbed into Formby.

The name Altcar is Norse meaning 'marsh by the River Alt'.

ee also

*Great Altcar

External links

* [ Liverpool Street Gallery - Liverpool 37]

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