Pictorial Memories of Birmingham and Round About

Chamberlain Square in the 1950s


Corporation Street in the 1950s


Colmore Row in the late 1940s/1950s


Advert for Kunzle Cakes

Hagley Road West, Quinton in 1965


Typical kitchen in the 1950s


The Thimblemill circa 1890



Thimblemill Pub in 1955 (now demolished)


Pheasant Inn in early 1900s

Wigorn Road in 1896


Hurst Lane (now Road) in 1928



Hurst Road on a Bird’s postcard in 1935



Ridgacre Road and Edenhall Road circa 1955


Bearwood Road on the corner of St Mary’s Road 1930s

I hope you have enjoyed the feature in the last few Oracles, and trust I have evoked a few memories of Birmingham and Round About. When I have collected a few more photos I will share them with you.

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