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Recent content by changinman1

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    Dad's Memoirs

    Love reading this
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    ive asked for access to view pics from knowle society , therye bound to have photos of the road and also with a church dead opposite someone is bound to have photos with my house in the background
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    Iv since removed the briar cottage sign as the lady who lives next door to me used to live here and said that she put the sign up when she lived here only 10 years ago, so briar cottage was not its original name hmmmm
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    Co-op high st bham

    Who has memories from the 80,s , thats when I was there for a year or two.
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    Hi ...the plans definitely look different but I cant see how it was one house because the adjoining house to the one that im buying has an entry in between mine and theirs so why would you build an entry for access to both gardens if it was one house ......but you might have a point and the...
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    Hi wow yes id say its a pretty important job keeping the tracks in good condition . Thanks for the response.
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    Gun Factories / Gun Quarter - Staff Lists ??

    There could be a link to thomas field bcos i have a thomas in my tree from that era
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    That's smashing ....so his dad was something to do with the railway . ......
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    Walter Collins and the Beet family

    Shame the pic is not clearer as my an and granddad lived next door and he tried to get into the hosue to rescue them
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    I had this come through from my solicitor yesterday and this is referring to access rights probably to a side entrance shared with a neighbour , looks like it was I 1963 ....so yes this ties William wheeler to the property as well as your find , so it looks like the wheelers were there until...
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    There is a cobblers cottage about 10 doors up that actually was a working shoe repairer, theres also a Westfield Cottage too that I noticed. I get what you are saying though that were not sure whether these are the original names of the cottages or just ones that people have made up
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    CENSUS LOOK UP PLEASE

    This is strange, so you think the electoral roll might tell me who lived there , what year did that come into play I wonder in terms of availability to public to view
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    Frederick William field

    mmmmm so he died in july 1918 , 4 years after he was discharged from the army and ironically he died just as the war ended , how awful. Does anyone know what he did inbetween 1914 and 1918 ?
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    Frederick William field

    I was wondering if they ever took photos of the recruits when enlisiting them as none of the family know what he looks like because he dies of Spanish flu ?
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