Victoria Law Courts In Birmingham when they were first built.

Victoria Law Courts In Birmingham when they were first built.

A century ago - Birmingham’s canal from way back in 1913 (@birminghammail)

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Birmingham Elmdon Airport June 1954 Thirties styled Control Tower and Terminal.

Birmingham Elmdon Airport June 1954 Thirties styled Control Tower and Terminal. It used to be an outing to go and sit in the bar and watch the planes.

The Bull Ring, Birmingham

This is the Bull Ring Markets I remember - we used to go with Nan Letty to do weekly shopping and we'd carry the bags for them - this was before shops gave away plastic bags for free

Birmingham Library - the original Victorian red-brick.

Second rebuild Birmingham central library. Tall clerestoried Reading Room in Lombardic Renaissance style .

Tower blocks on Castle Vale Estate, 1970 (photograph: Birmingham City Council Public Works Department)

Tower blocks on Castle Vale Estate, 1970 (photograph: Birmingham City Council Public Works Department)

Workmans entrance many moons ago at Toye, Kenning & Spencer Birmingham

Workmans entrance many moons ago at Toye, Kenning & Spencer Birmingham

The Stork Hotel in Corporation Street, c.1883. One of the streets new buildings when the street was under construction in the 1880's. Built in 1883 by architect W.H. Ward in French Renaissance style. The building stood on what is now the corner of Corporation Street and Priory Queensway and was demolished in the 1960's to make way for the Priory Ringway and Priory Square development.

The Stork Hotel in Corporation Street, c.1883. One of the streets new buildings when the street was under construction in the 1880's. Built in 1883 by architect W.H. Ward in French Renaissance style. The building stood on what is now the corner of Corporation Street and Priory Queensway and was demolished in the 1960's to make way for the Priory Ringway and Priory Square development.

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