Pictorial Memories of Birmingham and Round About

Birmingham Bull Ring in the 1900s

And below in the 1950s

And a later one of the Bull Ring Market in 1987

Snow Hill in 1938

The Town Hall from New Street (No Date)

Who remembers Kunzle Cakes?

Do you remember when the city echoed with cries of “getyermail-eveningmail-spatchymail!”. On occasions could you even make out what they were saying?

Snow Hill Station - 1962

New Street circa 1890

New Street September 1953

Harborne Lane bridge in 1928 before demolition

St Peters church, Harborne circa 1885

The ball used at the English Cup Final played at the Kensington Oval, London on March 24th, 1888 between West Bromwich Albion and Preston North End with 19,000 in attendance.

West Bromwich Albion victorious by 2 goals to 1

Ed’s comment-I hope you enjoyed the David Hassall Collection in the last few issues. Thank you for your comments regarding dates etc. Which have been noted and amended. I have now reverted back to the photos collected via the Facebook pages – enjoy!

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