- a seaport in Merseyside, in W England: resort.
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He came from the Isle of Man, and had joined our reserves at Southport.With Manchesters in the East
Gerald B. Hurst
Afterwards he settled at Southport for a number of months, in a furnished house.
But things were more often done hurriedly than shipshape at the Southport landing.The Rival Campers
Ruel Perley Smith
When you return to Southport, I wish you would make them an offer for me.
They were impatient to be back at Southport, and were willing to sail at night if need be.
- a town and resort in NW England, in Sefton unitary authority, Merseyside on the Irish Sea. Pop: 91 404 (2001)
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