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I thought I would put this on a separate thread for ease.
I live in the Birmingham area and have been slowly rebuilding a spitfire using both original and newly manufactured parts, sadly it will not fly but I am hoping that one day it will go on display for all to see and sit...
I am trying to find out where Victoria grove, off Nursery road, Aston Manor would have been.
I have tried to find it via multi map and the AZ of Birmingham but no luck, I had relatives living there in the 1901 census.
Names are Fawke,Fawkes,Wicketts,Craddock
AS like so many others I am researching the family history, most of the family originated from hereford and moved to Birmingham from 1875 onwards settleling in Aston and Balsall heath.
Christopher Fawke along with his brother Richard run a coal dealer/merchantsfrom Highgate Coal wharf...