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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...
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
Well guys and gals
If you want a good book to read at bed time may i suggest a book called
UP THE TERRACE, DOWN ASTON AND LOZELLS
By Ronald K Moore
A Fascinating Account of life in the back streets of birmingham, before,during and after the first world war
It also as picture of alot of the...
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...
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...
I am enquiring about a cake shop on the flat of lodge road hockley,
I drove up past there the other day and as you all know i live in worcester , and also i used to go to ickneild street hockley brook
as a kid and living up at spring hill which aint to far away
and doing our shopping...
Hi guys i have been told that there is a big fire going on in ward end
Can anybody confirm this ,
Some one said its the old exservice club, i had been told years ago it had been sold off, and apparently its not the first time it was set on fire
Can anybody confirm it was sold and to whom if...
Firstly may i say I opologise if this is in the wrong thread and secondly I am
Researching betting shops or in the case of bookie runners of the yester years
Before the betting shops became legal in early 1900s
I am looking for information ofa Bookie by the name of williams whom I...
Afew years back in time in erdington there was an old hovel and it was sold for 50,000 pounds
It is estimated that it would have sold for the equivervalent of two and half pence at the time
It was built in andariund 1801 it was last lived in ,in 1992
Best wishes Astonian,,,,,,