Southport
in Sefton of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.646 and -3.010 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 38' 44" and W -3° 0' 36"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:15 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:51 am and 7:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
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Discover Southport

Southport in Sefton (England) with it's 91,703 citizens is a town in United Kingdom about 191 mi (or 307 km) north-west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Southport is now 11:15 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports near Southport, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Blackpool International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd in a distance of 46 mi (or 73 km), South-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We discovered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Formby, Ince Blundell, Hightown, Thornton and Warton. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1029.4 hPa
Wind Speed with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 15% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

15°C (58 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Broken clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

16°C (61 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

16°C (61 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Vincent

Address
0,1 mi
Lord Street 98
PR8 1JR Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Shelbourne Apartments

Address
0,2 mi
1 Lord Street West
PR8 2BH Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Albert and Victoria Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
38 The Promenade
PR8 1QU Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ramada Plaza Southport

Address
0,4 mi
Promenade
PR9 0DZ Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Leicester Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
24 Leicester Street
PR9 0EZ Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Baytrees Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
4 Queens Road
PR9 9HN Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa

Address
4,6 mi
Southport Old Road
L37 0AB Formby,Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Scarisbrick Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
239 Lord Street
PR8 1NZ Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE SOUTHPORT

Address
0,1 mi
GARRICK PARADE
PR8 1RN Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Prince of Wales Merseyside

Address
0,0 mi
Lord St
PR8 1JS Southport
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

A short break in Southport 2012

Published: June 08, 2012
Length: 11:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BenwaysWorld

Andrea and I take a short holiday in Southport in the West coast of England. We check out the beach at hight and low tide, walk along the pier, look at the rather funky bridge, enjoy the scenic...


Southport Pier Tram (POV)

Published: August 15, 2011
Length: 03:25 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: mesmoland

The Southport Pier Tramway is a tramway in the English seaside resort of Southport. It runs the 3600 feet (1100 m) length of Southport Pier, providing public passenger transport to the pier...


Southport Model Railway

Published: October 06, 2010
Length: 16:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kevin Simon

Our trip to southport model railway, this is for the post on my website at http://www.kevinsimon.co.uk/?p=1239.


Luke at Model Railway Village Southport

Published: August 18, 2007
Length: 58:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Philip Nicholls

Luke at the Model Railway Village Southport 14/08/07.


New Pleasureland Southport - Wildcat (1080p25, Fisheye, GoPro)

Published: July 03, 2012
Length: 58:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: SpaceGladiator

Onride Video of Wildcat (New Pleasureland Southport, UK) If u like this just share/like/comment/sub/whatever. ;) Many more Videos and Onrides on my Youtube-Channel.


Day out, short break or holiday, Southport has so much to offer

Published: February 23, 2015
Length: 54:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Visit Southport

Miles of coast, world class golf, events all year round and this is just a taste of what Southport has to offer for your next UK holiday. Situated just 20 miles north of Liverpool, 30 miles...


Southport Pleasureland Closure Report September 2006

Published: June 08, 2010
Length: 17:14 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: fairgroundfan

This is the announcement of the closure of Pleasureland southport in September 06, plus some stories from a former Pleasureland employee.


Waltzer Ride at Southport Pleasureland July 2014

Published: August 14, 2014
Length: 14:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: David Kirkman

Waltzer Ride at Southport Pleasureland July 2014.


Web Design in Southport - WebandGraphics.co.uk

Published: September 18, 2012
Length: 56:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: WebandGraphics

http://www.webandgraphics.co.uk - Web design should pay for itself and that is what I aim to do at WebandGraphics.co.uk. I provide modern and beautiful designs that convert customers over and...


Southport Solicitors

Published: September 26, 2012
Length: 36:02 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: southportsolicitor

"We are a specialist solicitors in Southport providing a professional, expert service for a variety of clients for over 20 years, and we're justifiably proud of our excellent reputation." -...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Southport

Southport is a seaside town in the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton in Merseyside, England. During the 2001 census Southport was recorded as having a population of 90,336, making it the eleventh most populous settlement in North West England. The endonym for people from Southport is "Sandgrounder". Southport lies on the Irish Sea coast of North West England and is fringed to the north by the Ribble estuary.

Located at 53.6454, -3.0083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Southport, Towns in Merseyside, Seaside resorts in England, Towns and villages in Sefton, Land speed record venues, Populated coastal places in Merseyside, Post towns in the PR postcode area

Southport and St Anne's lifeboats disaster

On the 9 December 1886 the Mexico, a Hamburg-registered barque bound for Guayaquil from Liverpool went aground near Southport, in a full west north westerly gale.

Located at 53.6531, -3.015 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disasters in Merseyside, Shipwrecks in the Irish Sea, Maritime incidents in 1886, 1886 in the United Kingdom, Maritime incidents in the United Kingdom, Royal National Lifeboat Institution, Lytham St Annes, Southport

Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Royal Birkdale Golf Club is a golf course in the town of Southport, England, and is one of the clubs in the Open Championship rotation for both men and women. It has hosted the men's championship nine times, first in 1954 and most recently in July 2008. Previous winners of the Open at Royal Birkdale are Pádraig Harrington, Mark O'Meara, Ian Baker-Finch, Tom Watson, Johnny Miller, Lee Trevino, Arnold Palmer and Peter Thomson (twice).

Located at 53.6217, -3.0325 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sport in Sefton, Golf clubs and courses in England, Organisations based in the United Kingdom with royal patronage, The Open Championship venues, Ryder Cup venues, Curtis Cup venues, Walker Cup venues, Southport, Sports clubs established in 1889

Southport (UK Parliament constituency)

Southport is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2001 by John Pugh, a Liberal Democrat.

Located at 53.647, -3.007 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Southport, Parliamentary constituencies in North West England, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1885, Politics of Sefton

Pleasureland Southport

New Pleasureland, previously named Pleasureland, is an amusement park located in Southport, Merseyside, England. The original park operated from 1912 to 2006 and was closed by the parent Blackpool Pleasure Beach company due to what they stated was a lack of returns after investment. The park was reopened in 2007.

Located at 53.6492, -3.01707 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Amusement parks in England, Visitor attractions in Merseyside, Southport, Merseyside, Defunct amusement parks in the United Kingdom

Southport Lord Street railway station

Southport Lord Street (also known as the Ribble Building) was a railway station located in Southport, Merseyside, England. Southport Lord Street railway station opened on 1 September 1884, as the Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway's northern terminus, which ran from Aintree Central in the northern suburbs of Liverpool. The new line provided passengers with an alternative through route to Liverpool city centre, to that run by the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway.

Located at 53.6452, -3.01196 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Sefton, Former Cheshire Lines Committee stations, Railway stations opened in 1884, Railway stations closed in 1952

Birkdale Palace railway station

Birkdale Palace was a station located in Birkdale, Merseyside. The Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway (SCLER) opened Birkdale Palace on 1 September 1884, as an intermediate station from Southport Lord Street railway station. The station was built adjacent to a hotel called the Birkdale Palace Hotel (now closed) and was sandwiched between Palace Road & Weld Roads. The station was an island platform, accessed from the Weld Road bridge.

Located at 53.6388, -3.02694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Sefton, Former Cheshire Lines Committee stations, Railway stations opened in 1884, Railway stations closed in 1952

Southport Pier

Southport Pier is a Grade II listed structure in Southport, Merseyside, England. At 1,216 yards (1112 m) it is the second longest in Great Britain after Southend Pier. The Southport Pier Tramway runs from Southport Promenade to the pier head (the far end of the pier).

Located at 53.653, -3.017 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Sefton, Piers in England, Visitor attractions in Merseyside

Southport Theatre

Southport Theatre is a theatre in Southport, England that is owned by Sefton Council and is managed by Ambassador Theatre Group. The theatre presents a programme of touring shows, opera and children's shows throughout the year. The theatre is also a popular choice for national and international conferences & exhibitions and has recently undergone a £40m renovation as part of the overall redevelopment of the Southport area.

Located at 53.652, -3.006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in Merseyside, Culture in Merseyside, Southport, Visitor attractions in Merseyside

Hillside Golf Club

Hillside Golf Club is located near Southport, England. It lies almost side by side with the Royal Birkdale course, amid a stretch of sandhills, and the quality of the individual holes is such that golfers may find it difficult to separate the two. Typical of the links courses on the Northwest coastline, Hillside is open to the wind coming in from the Irish Sea and laid out in a truly stunning setting, the course is a true test for golfers of all handicaps.

Located at 53.62, -3.028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Golf clubs and courses in England, Sport in Sefton

Lord Street, Southport

Lord Street is the main shopping street of Southport, in Merseyside, England. It is one of the great shopping streets of Northern England and measures exactly 1 mile in length, with a roundabout marking each end of the street. There are many water features, gardens and architectural buildings along the entire street, with a mix of residential, commercial and public buildings. Napoleon III lived in lodgings just off Lord Street, in 1846, before becoming Emperor of the French in 1851.

Located at 53.648, -3.006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Southport, Streets in Merseyside, Shopping streets in England, Visitor attractions in Merseyside

Southport Ash Street railway station

Southport Ash Street was a railway station in Southport, Lancashire, England. It opened as Southport Windsor Road on 10 June 1878 as the temporary terminus of the West Lancashire Railway from Preston. On 5 September 1882 a permanent terminus was opened at Southport Central. From 1 November 1887 the Liverpool, Southport and Preston Junction Railway to Altcar and Hillhouse also ran through Southport Ash Street. In July 1897, both lines were absorbed into the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway.

Located at 53.6436, -2.9898 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations opened in 1878, Railway stations closed in 1902, Disused railway stations in Sefton, Former Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway stations

Southport Zoo

Southport Zoo was a 6-acre zoological garden in Southport, Merseyside, England run by Carol and Douglas Petrie. Historically within Lancashire, it was located close to the Pleasureland amusement park. It was home to 154 species of wild animals and birds, but closed in 2004. The animal collection included chimpanzees, lar gibbons, African lions, mandrills, flamingoes, giant tortoises, parrots, black-and-white ruffed lemurs, reptiles, owls and pheasants.

Located at 53.651, -3.015 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Zoos in England, 2004 disestablishments, Southport, Buildings and structures in Sefton, Visitor attractions in Merseyside, Former zoos

Victoria Park, Southport

Victoria Park Southport, Merseyside, England, is a public park. It is the venue for Southport Flower Show and several musical events. It is also home to Southport & Birkdale Croquet Club.

Located at 53.6443, -3.01972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Urban public parks, Parks and commons in Sefton

Southport Eastbank Street railway station

Southport Eastbank Street was a railway station in Southport, Merseyside. It opened on 21 July 1848 as the temporary northern terminus of the Liverpool, Crosby and Southport Railway, and was the first railway station in Southport. Situated between Eastbank Street and Portland Street, it consisted of a single platform together with a run-round loop and one siding. In 1850 the platform was extended, and an extra line was constructed along with two additional sidings on the east side.

Located at 53.6418, -3.0031 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Sefton, Railway stations opened in 1848, Railway stations closed in 1851

106.5 Central Radio

Central Radio was a British Independent Local Radio serving the Preston, Leyland and Chorley areas of Lancashire. The station launched on 25 September 2008, having changed its name prior to launch from Proud FM, derived from Proud Preston on the city shield to Central Radio in order to better reflect the transmission area. The station was closed at 7pm on Friday 17 June 2011, prior to the station's merger with Blackburn-based 107 The Bee.

Located at 53.6464, -3.01723 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Media in Preston, Radio stations in Lancashire, Radio stations established in 2008, Defunct radio stations in the United Kingdom

Southport London Street railway station

Southport London Street was a railway station in Southport, Merseyside. It opened on 9 April 1855 as the East Lancashire Railways terminus for the Manchester and Southport Railway, a line jointly operated by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway. The station closed on 1 April 1857, with all services transferred to the adjacent Southport Chapel Street, though the station buildings remained in use as a goods depot.

Located at 53.6454, -2.9999 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Sefton, Railway stations opened in 1855, Railway stations closed in 1857

2008 Open Championship

The 2008 Open Championship was the 137th Open Championship, played 17–20 July, at Royal Birkdale Golf Club, England. Pádraig Harrington of Ireland successfully defended his Open Championship title for his second Open title. Harrington shot four under on the back nine to finish four strokes ahead of Ian Poulter of England. Television coverage was provided as usual by the BBC in the UK, and by ABC and TNT in the United States.

Located at 53.6215, -3.0325 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
The Open Championship, 2008 in golf, 2008 in English sport

1998 Open Championship

The 1998 Open Championship was the 127th Open Championship, held from 16–19 July at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Mark O'Meara won his second major championship of the year and first Open Championship in a playoff over Brian Watts by two strokes.

Located at 53.6215, -3.0325 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
The Open Championship, 1998 in golf, 1998 in English sport

Southport Airshow

Southport Airshow is an annual event held in Southport, Merseyside, England, since 1991. The show takes place over two days, in Autumn, and attracts tens of thousands of spectators to see the many aircraft take to the skies above Southport and the displays that are held on Southport beach, making it the North West's largest Airshow. The flying programme includes military and civilian aircraft, classic jets, helicopters, aerobatics by the world famous Red Arrows, warbirds and parachute displays.

Located at 53.653, -3.011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airshows in the United Kingdom, Southport

Wayfarers Arcade

Wayfarers Arcade (previously the Leyland Arcade and Burton Arcade) is a Grade II listed structure located in the seaside town of Southport, Merseyside on the famous boulevard of Lord Street in the town centre. The arcade is a near untouched building with the glass dome and Victorian shop fronts below it, creating a shopping arcade.

Located at 53.6485, -3.0067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Southport, Grade II listed buildings in Merseyside

Birkdale (ward)

Birkdale is a Metropolitan Borough of Sefton ward in the Southport Parliamentary constituency that covers the eastern part of the localities of Birkdale and Hillside in the town of Southport.

Located at 53.6344, -3.0298 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Sefton

British Lawnmower Museum

The British Lawnmower Museum is a museum on lawnmowers in Southport, Merseyside, northern England. The museum has over 300 restored exhibits of garden machinery over the last 200 years. Lawnmowers included that of Prince Charles and Princess Diana. The museum has workshops that restore lawnmowers for the collection and others around the world. The collection includes patents and blueprints dating from 1799.

Located at 53.6394, -3.00489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums in Merseyside, Southport, Technology museums in the United Kingdom, Lawn mowers, Gardening in England

Trafalgar Road Ground

Trafalgar Road Ground is a cricket ground in Southport, Merseyside. The first recorded match on the ground was in 1956, when the Lancashire Second XI played Cheshire in the Minor Counties Championship. In 1959, the ground held its first first-class match when Lancashire played Worcestershire in the County Championship. From 1959 to 1999, the ground played host to 39 first-class matches, the last of which came in the 1999 County Championship between Lancashire and Warwickshire.

Located at 53.6282, -3.02083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Merseyside

St John's Church, Birkdale

St John's Church, Birkdale, is located in St John's Road, Birkdale, Southport, Merseyside, England. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of North Meols, the archdeaconry of Warrington, and the diocese of Liverpool. The church has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II listed building.

Located at 53.6228, -3.0138 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Merseyside, Grade II listed churches, Grade II listed buildings in Merseyside, Religious buildings completed in 1910, 19th-century Church of England church buildings, Gothic Revival architecture in Merseyside, Anglican Diocese of Liverpool, Paley, Austin and Paley buildings, Austin and Paley buildings, Buildings and structures in Sefton

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20 Sep
2019

BNI Mariners | Business Networking Southport
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21 Sep
2019

On Tour With Elvis: Elvis Presley Tribute
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Westwood
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Nahem Shoa: Black Presence
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22 Sep
2019

Southport New Comedian Of The Year 2019 Heat 1
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26 Sep
2019

Gary Meikle: The IBrow Guy
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Dervish
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27 Sep
2019

Jive Talkin: Bee Gees Tribute
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29 Sep
2019

Southport New Comedian Of The Year Heat 2
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02 Oct
2019

Mark Pountney- Alice Wallace
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03 Oct
2019

Southport Comedy Festival 2019: Robin Ince's Chaos Of Delight
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The Music Of John Denver
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Southport Comedy Festival Comedy Pub Crawl 1
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Robin Ince Chaos Of Delight
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04 Oct
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The South
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Southport, ساوت‌پورت, サウスポート, 사우스포트, Саутпорт, 紹斯波特