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Birmingham Theatres and Music Halls

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Sept 1, 2014 19:10:08 GMT

The Bull Ring, New, Old and Older

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Sept 8, 2014 10:22:58 GMT

Birmingham Pubs 1962

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Sept 16, 2014 20:06:00 GMT

Birmingham's cinemas

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Aug 30, 2014 18:31:49 GMT

Small Heath Streets

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Lost friends and relations

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Sept 6, 2012 12:58:06 GMT

Photos of Old Brum

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Sept 23, 2014 6:53:37 GMT

Residential and Commercial Listings for 1956 & 1966

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Kelly's Directories of Birmingham

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Shops, Factories, Pubs, Clubs and Churches. look ups available for the following years. Please post your requests in the appropriate year.

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Aug 1, 2014 15:41:16 GMT

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Memories of growing up in Brum

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Sept 7, 2014 7:18:37 GMT
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Sept 23, 2014 14:17:40 GMT
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Sept 11, 2014 9:53:57 GMT

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patb: Hi, This photo brought back a lot of memories, I was working there when I left school in 1957, it was a few shops below Woolworths, I think there was a Boots the chemist next door...it could have been opposite the police station ? the owner was Mr Ploynick Aug 8, 2014 9:06:55 GMT
Jerry: Hi Abby. Kelly's 1956 lists a fish shop at 524 Green Lane, next to 4th Avenue, run by Mrs Jean Whitaker. That's the only one that fits the bill ;) Jul 9, 2014 12:37:29 GMT
abby: Hello Jerry . Re your ref. to Fish shop on 3rd Avenue there was a fish and chip shop on the next corner which I believe was called 2nd Avenue .Every Friday I had to fetch the fish from there for our dinner. From Abby Jul 9, 2014 10:27:40 GMT
Jerry: England out of the World Cup!, Murray out of Wimbledon! Still, we're luckier than the rest of the country, we.ve got Blues next season to look forward to...... ::) Jul 2, 2014 21:47:32 GMT
pedro42: Luis Suarez - If you can't beat 'em, eat 'em. Jun 25, 2014 15:55:09 GMT
Jerry: I can't find any reference to a Chip shop in Third Avenue :) May 25, 2014 10:18:55 GMT
Jerry: Hi Nancathnurse, welcome to the forum. If you check out our Birmingham pubs section you'll find a pic of the Avenue pub under the B9 postcode :) Jerry May 25, 2014 10:10:26 GMT
nancathnurse: Love to see photo's of the Avenue Pub in 1953 and the chip shop on 3rd avenue and the primary school Green Lane May 25, 2014 2:23:45 GMT
adeakin1: I lived in Arthur st small Heath from1940 to1967 Mar 27, 2014 9:50:47 GMT
bluenose: Hi Beachcomber - As a kid Mom would hide upstairs when the Gas Man came to empty the meter - Embarrassed about the Foreign Coins and Washers in the Meter ! :D Mar 7, 2014 14:58:55 GMT
beachcomber: Hi Bluenose - I'm Blue's sister. Dad retired in 1968, so would have been when meters were emptied manually. Mar 7, 2014 14:38:28 GMT
bluenose: Hi Blue - When Frank & your Father worked for British Gas was this back in the early days when meters were emptied manually or later ? Mar 7, 2014 8:16:49 GMT
blue: Frank & Edna Bluck 103 Wright Street were great friends with my parents.Frank & Dad both worked for the West Midlands gas board, but were known to bunk off and go fishing! Mar 6, 2014 15:46:02 GMT
blue: Lovely picture of Digby park. Mar 6, 2014 14:46:19 GMT
christinethorpe95: what great photos Mar 5, 2014 12:00:10 GMT
chesace: hi bluenose sorry been in Austria for 3 weeks not yet gone to planning still need any info anyone has on the millward street site regards alan Mar 3, 2014 19:32:36 GMT
stanley: how are u blue Feb 17, 2014 19:59:32 GMT
stanley: did u live in little green lane pauline Feb 17, 2014 19:58:47 GMT
stanley: hi abby Feb 17, 2014 11:15:32 GMT
bluenose: Hi Chesace - Sorry, read about the situation but never found out the full outcome - bluenose :'( Feb 11, 2014 7:17:05 GMT