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  1. Gill

    The GILL family - Perry Beeches and Kingstanding areas

    Hi. I am new to the forum so I hope I have chosen the appropriate place for my thread enquiry! I am looking for anyone who remembers my grandparents Henry James Gill and Marie Yvonne Gill (nee Owen), who lived on Beeches Road and then they relocated to Cranbourne Road in Kingstanding some years...
  2. Gill

    Lucas Aldridge Road, Perry Barr (Nr Lucas Sportsground)

    My grandfather, Henry James Gill, worked for the Lucas factory for 30 years before retiring on ill health grounds at the age of 63 in about 1980. I understand he worked at the factory in Hockley before it moved to the site at Perry Barr. He recieived a gold plated watch for his years of...