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  • mbenne
    mbenne reacted to Johnson044's post in the thread Old Science Museum. Newhall Street with Appreciate Appreciate.
    This lovely museum was a source of delight and inspiration to many, many people. The prize exhibit was 46235 “City of Birmingham” which...
  • BazzM
    BazzM reacted to ellbrown's post in the thread Birmingham Town Hall with Appreciate Appreciate.
    Not been inside myself, but this photo taken by my mom at wedding in 2013 in the Town Hall.
  • BazzM
    BazzM reacted to Vivienne14's post in the thread Birmingham Town Hall with Appreciate Appreciate.
    There was little or no decoration on the panels in the 1800s except for a little floral pattern to the side of the organ in 1850. I...
  • mikejee
    mikejee replied to the thread Birmingham Town Hall.
    Anthony Peers book on the town hall gives the story of these paintings, which were suggested in 1891 dedecoration scheme. the canvases...
  • mbenne
    Sad News. Johnny Carroll, comedian and entertainer has died. Fond memories of him appearing at the New Cresta Club, Solihull in the...
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    dib44 reacted to Johnson044's post in the thread Old Science Museum. Newhall Street with Appreciate Appreciate.
    This lovely museum was a source of delight and inspiration to many, many people. The prize exhibit was 46235 “City of Birmingham” which...
  • paul stacey
    paul stacey replied to the thread Cannon Hill Park.
    Thanks Tim, and thanks to You all, though a poor family by today's standards, the love and excitement created by my parents, and that I...
  • Johnson044
    This lovely museum was a source of delight and inspiration to many, many people. The prize exhibit was 46235 “City of Birmingham” which...
  • Smudger
    Smudger reacted to tim eborn's post in the thread They Were Caught In Our Old Street Pics... with Appreciate Appreciate.
    My father was employed as a chauffeur/valet in Solihull c 1929 and was always into the latest fashions and had the audacity to go to his...
  • B
    Birmingham Chemical Co., based in Litchfield was acquired by Unilever in about 1963. Unilever were wishing to extend their flavour...
  • Pedrocut
    Pedrocut reacted to paul stacey's post in the thread Cannon Hill Park with Appreciate Appreciate.
    My association with Cannon Hill Park, started at a very young age, I was about 3 years old when pushed in my chair around the park by my...
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    Pedrocut reacted to Two's post in the thread Cannon Hill Park with Appreciate Appreciate.
    #125 - Cannon Hill Park #126 - Cannon Hill Park #127 - Cannon Hill Park #128 - Cannon Hill Park - On the Lake. #129 - Cannon...
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    Pedrocut reacted to Two's post in the thread Cannon Hill Park with Appreciate Appreciate.
    #130 - Cannon Hill Park - 1960s #131 - Cannon Hill Park - Boating Lake #132 - Cannon Hill Park - c1927 #133 - Cannon Hill Park...
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    My father was employed as a chauffeur/valet in Solihull c 1929 and was always into the latest fashions and had the audacity to go to his...
  • T
    tim eborn replied to the thread Cannon Hill Park.
    It sounds Sounds as if you had a great childhood. Holidays were often a great disappointment, the memories I have of great holidays...
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