Could see no mention of no 55 in Kellys, though did not look at every year. so think probably only no 57 was shop
A person was injured at 67, Priory Rd Aston during a raid on 18th October 1940.
Police Records Raid 19 - 18th October 1940 Air Raid Warning Red was given at 7.47 p.m. on Friday 18th October and the ‘All Clear’ was sounded at 11.29 p.m. Approximately 116 High Explosive bombs were dropped, about 34 of which were reported to be unexploded. About 107 incidents reported due to Incendiary bombs and about 78 fires reported to have started. The first report of a bomb dropping was at 8.05 p.m. The districts most affected were Sparkbrook, Sparkhill, Balsall Heath, Duddeston and Aston. Total casualties - 10 fatal and 18 non-fatal.