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Hi guys i have two books to give away to any member whom would like one
its a large lan Astonian
and its callled birmingham at war a pictorial acccount i am giveing them away free with free postage
So If anybody would like one send me your contact of abode through private e mail and i will...
As you will remember as kids we roamed the cut [ cannal ] and we would often see this old gentleman on our travels
the Tramp, always laying down a sleep along the cannal as kids you always do that sort of thing which i now know in my mature life it...
Hi Guys i am researching a company by the above name its directors was A,E Millner, m, millner
I have in my possession an invoice dated 1953 i beleive they could have been stock metal holders
can anybody tell me if they ever worked there not i would be very much intrested o know what they...
Its john knights birthday day many happyreturns of the day john hope you have a great day with your family
And friends and that you have many more to come in the future so go out and paint the town red
Happy birthday my friend...
to day i was taken to birmingham and we went down through the green at kings norton, and i looked towards the old historic pub called the Navigagation now that is a long historic pub remaining of brum history going back years and i found it all boarded up can anybody telll me when and how long...
what ever happenend to the good old vg stores that was around birmingham in the
Fiftys and sixties i asked does anybody recall them
there was two in stechford close to each other by the stechford swimming baths
And my wife...
Today i drove down to brum and came over the licky hills and down into West Heath
And i got stuck behind an very old Ice cream van playing is tunes
And as i followed him going my way of course just before the green he turned off...
H i guys
does any body got a photograph of the named above public house
called the warstone as it was a very old haunt for me and my old mates and just one of our friday nights local before moving down into the grotto pub in camden street springhill
i am trying to pin point a relative to my mothers family way back in the late fiftys
it was a chippie shop very close to the spring hill libary oppersite and next to
bullpitts factory by the junction of springhill
there was a...
Hi Guys todays the day of our beloved and lost love and a piece of our long life history
of Aston and birmingham is the saddened Anniversary of the big british industry
of Hp sauace aston cross ,co,s today it closed for good on this very date 16 april 1916
there is some photos on the pages of...
Here is an old picture of the spitfires ready for action already in postion
on stand bye to go out and protect our lad in the surrounding areas of brum
they are in the sheds on hilltop farm ,
Here is the photograph ,,
Astatue of robert peel stood in victoria square but removed, after an accident onNovember 11
The driver of a large lorry, whom presumerly failed to keep to keep his eyes peeled,
Struck a gas lamp that fell across the statue and hit Peel on the head,
The statue toppled onto the carrige way...
Hi Guys I have been through my books again and i have a couple of books to give away
If anybody is intrested i will send them free of postage
They are the glossy boks from the front cover all the way to the back cover
i have two books
1, The birmingham scrap book volume 1 signed Alton Douglas...
did you ever live in clifford aston if so here is the declining of clifford street aston 1967
here is a photograph of clifford street aston , have you got memories of clifford street
whendid you leave clifford street
Hi guys i am researching the named above street i ladywood and i was wondering whether or not is there any pictures around that street that anybody as got could possibly show on the forum as i have a big intrest on this one tracking my relatives from far bak in time best wishes and a merry...
I have just mentioined Hawleys bakeries on mosely road and kryick lane
and i thought i had a picture of the owners house being collected in a horse and carriage by an employee to bring him to his office at Hawleys, but apparently i have not got one of him
it was infact...