Birmingham uk

Collection by Mick sparrow

16 
Pins
Slum housing in Birmingham. August Tools and equipment provided free of charge by the city's Public Works Dept. will be used by nearly 100 residents living nearby to convert this bomb site. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Old Pictures, Old Photos, Birmingham City Centre, Uk History, Local History, Birmingham England, Salford, West Midlands, Slums

Brumpic on Twitter

“Young lads walk over a bomb site between Oakley Road, Bolton Road and Cooksey Road, Small Heath, in 1952 (@birmingha…”

Bull Street, Grey's Store and Birmingham Buses - Birmingham, UK, Birmingham City Centre, Sutton Coldfield, The Second City, Birmingham England, Walsall, West Midlands, Local History, City Buildings, Best Cities

Bull Street, Grey's Store and Birmingham Buses - Birmingham, UK, c1945

A view from a war Transport report into street layouts. A Birmingham City centre view here with a couple of Birmingham City Transport buses - a Daimler up front - and standard BCT stops on the pavement. The bus may be AOG 690 - if not that precisely, it is one of the batch. That would make it a 1935 Daimler COG5 with a Short's body as the batch was fitted with coachwork by several builders. I'm not certain - but this may be Bull Street with what was Grey's Stores behind as I think it was…

Harborne, The Scarlet Pimpernel from Francis Frith Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham Uk, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Old Photos, Britain, Past, England, Memories, Mansions

Harborne, The Scarlet Pimpernel c.1960

Photo of Harborne, The Scarlet Pimpernel c.1960

The modern pub was opened in 1903 so the Junction Hotel (seen here) was probably built early in the latter half of the nineteenth century. Picture from Harborne Through Time. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Birmingham Pubs, Pub Signs, Local History, Back In The Day, Best Hotels, Past, Places To Visit

On your marks for the Harborne pub run

Harborne has changed beyond recognition from a thriving farming community in the 1850s to a leafy suburb, where homes are now much sought after for a host of reasons.

Aston Brook Through Aston Manor - Preserving the History of Aston Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham England, Aston Villa, British Isles, Notre Dame, The Row, History, Country, Building

Preserving the History of Aston

Community website for Aston history and nostalgia. Containing digital pictures of old Aston, Aston people and Aston Industry