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    Autumn in the Garden

    Just a leaf on the patio, looks like it’s raining oil...
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    tidy up please

    Sharpening up increasing graininess...
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    George Willis Pryce - Artist

    Some of his works can be seen here... https://artuk.org/discover/artists/willis-pryce-george-18661949
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    The Buildings of Birmingham, Past and Present (Second Series)

    This may be of help.... http://jsprints-ink.co.uk/the-thomas-underwood-gallery/?wppa-occur=1&wppa-cover=0&wppa-album=35
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    St Margarets Hospital - Great Barr

    The Stadium could well the Alexandra at Perry Barr.
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    Manor Houses And Halls Of Greater Birmingham

    Aris’s Birmingham Gazette...The advert for the sale in 1849 gives a great snapshot of Knowle at that time...
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    Where is it, Birmingham #11

    Another odd picture found from around 1970, but where ?
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    George Willis Pryce - Artist

    A little about him on the Erdington thread... https://birminghamhistory.co.uk/forum/index.php?threads/erdington-history.33434/post-349132
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    Paradise Street

    Fire Insurance Map, 1889 [Flash Player needed for zoom] http://gallery.bl.uk/viewall/default.aspx?e=Fire%20insurance%20maps%20and%20plans%20West%20Midlands&n=4&r=10
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    Is this in Birmingham?

    July 1914 the Ransom pilgrimage to Erdington Abbey from Osbourne Road...3- 4000 people. Led by Father Philip Fletcher. Please eliminate [Further info on Fr Fletcher... “By the 1910s prominent church figures were supporting the cause (Votes for women), including the Archbishops of Birmingham...
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    Is this in Birmingham?

    Given the age of the girls could it be a celebration of Comfirmation?
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    Manor Houses And Halls Of Greater Birmingham

    1962...Georgian House fittings preserved. Including corner cupboard, Dutch tiles from fireplaces, shutters, Doors. Certain relics preserved at the Manor House in High Street.
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    Is this in Birmingham?

    There was a Catholic Women’s League formed in 1906.
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    Is this in Birmingham?

    Taken in the timeline 1910-1920 there was a lot of controversy about Catholics parading with the statue of the Madonna and Child.
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    Is this in Birmingham?

    In May 1919 there was a Catholic procession carrying the relics of St. Chad from the Cathedral.
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