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    TraceyB reacted to liberty10's post in the thread Alum Rock Road Shops with Appreciate Appreciate.
    Hi to the Alum Rock Group. Do you remember The Variety Stores on the corner of Parkfield Road , it...
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    Nico reacted to jmadone's post in the thread In The Garden 2021 with Appreciate Appreciate.
    At first I thought that he had a straw in his mouth but then realised it was the upper part of his beak. Very strange growth. Not the...
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    G G Jean replied to the thread Prefabs.
    Hi thank you for posting your lovely photo's. The houses in Witton Lane were not back to backs as that was my newspaper round and were...
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    TraceyB replied to the thread Alum Rock Road Shops.
    Hi, I know this post is 12 years old. But my grandmother used to live at 356 Alum Rock Road until the late 80s. We lived in Naseby Road...
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    G G Jean reacted to Pottyhouse's post in the thread Prefabs with Appreciate Appreciate.
    I've recently found some photos of where my mum and her parents moved to their prefab in 1966 in Hurstwood Road, Perry Common. The roof...
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    Barnowl 1 replied to the thread Brougham Street, Lozells.
    I have one of my dad pushing me down the road in my pram one Sunday I will see what I can do.
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    Barnowl 1 reacted to Kentona72's post in the thread Brougham Street, Lozells with Appreciate Appreciate.
    In the 1960's I was working for Mr and Mrs Horlick at No.6 Brougham street. I knew Mrs Horlicks Parents Mr and Mrs Edwards , They were a...
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    michaelwicks54 replied to the thread Old street pics...
    Totally agree Lyn. This was my favorite cinema. I was told that it was the first with a curved screen.
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    Barnowl 1 replied to the thread Brougham Street, Lozells.
    I think about 2 years old maybe younger.
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    michaelwicks54 reacted to Astoness's post in the thread Old street pics.. with Love Love.
    what a great photo...just look at the 2 photographers standing high up above the entrance to the gaumont and there is another one on the...
  • Jeannie
    Jeannie replied to the thread Group photos.
    Found the photo, thank you once again, so nice looking back and now that I have names for faces it brings back lots of happy memories...
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    TraceyB reacted to Phil's post in the thread Alum Rock Road Shops with Appreciate Appreciate.
    Wendyp I think these photo's all fall into the time period you want. They are all between 1950 & 1959. Phil
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    cba replied to the thread Turner's Arms.
    Welcome to the forum Pam. I have Sent you a private message Carolann
  • Jeannie
    Jeannie replied to the thread Group photos.
    Those names certainly ring some bells, but how do I see the picture please Master Brummie ? I’d really like to see it
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    Richarddye reacted to michaelwicks54's post in the thread Old street pics.. with Appreciate Appreciate.
    I remember my mum taking me to the Gaumont Cinema to see "The Sound of Music". must have seen it a few thousand times over the years.
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