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This post results from my reading an old thread about the Griffin Inn at Shustoke. My father used to visit this pub frequently around 1960-70(although he did not live locally).
One of the regulars at the pub was a man called Harry Vincent, who became friendly with my father. When my father died...
My grandfather worked at the Wolseley Car Factory in Washwood Heath in the early part of the last century and my father worked there also between the two world wars. My father was a coachbuilder and, I believe, so was my grandfather.
After my father died, amongst his effects, I found about 10...