On this aerial view you can see the large circle of buildings in the foreground which was the female side of Brockhall. In the distance the other circle of buildings, with the tree in the middle, consisted of all the adult male wards.
The date for the photograph is unclear. It is likely to be before the 1980s. The photograph is part of the album called - Brockhall Photo Album 1980-85.
Courtesy of Lancashire County Council Museums Service
This is a close up of the male side of Brockhall. The view is from the larger aerial photograph.
Courtesy of Lancashire County Council Museum Service
Here is a black and white aerial view of Brockhall – date unknown.