MDHBMersey Docks and Harbour Board (UK)
MDHBMaryland Home Brew (Columbia, MD)
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It was through the MDHB collection that I was able to trace my wife's ancestor who was a lighthouse keeper at the Rock lighthouse at new Brighton during the mid 19th century.
In the 1970s, the MDHB was hit by a financial crisis, coming as close to complete closure as it had in any time since its formation.
The MDHB comprised 24 elected members and four nominated by the Mersey Conservancy Commissioners.
Mary told me: "My great grandfather Henry Shipman worked for the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board first as a dock labourer and then progressed to diver's assistant - his death certificate records him as being a diver, so apparently he did well in his job with the MDHB.
The three buildings, while imposing, are not particularly graceful and the dome of the former MDHB headquarters reminds one of the central decoration of a cake which has sagged in the middle.