Harborne, The Scarlet Pimpernel c.1960

Harborne, The Scarlet Pimpernel c.1960

Neg. H365021

Memories of Harborne

My School

From 1955 to 1961 I spent the best years of my school days with wonderful friends - it was brilliant there. My teachers were Mrs Payne, Mrs Davies and Mr Griffiths. Mrs Lewis and Mrs Bright and head teacher Mr Lloyd. There was a ...Read full memory

A memory of Harborne by Gillian Pugh

Harborne Lane, Golden Cross

I was born over the butchers shop in Harborne Lane, my parents Harry and Gertrude Ludlow owned the shop. My mother kept the shop open all through the war years and I can remember marking off the meat ration books ...Read full memory

A memory of Harborne by Graham Ludlow

1939 Onwards I Remember

I was born in 1939, the year war started, and remember being lifted out of bed in the middle of the night and the barrage balloons looked like big elephants in the sky. I also remember the table shelter in the lounge ...Read full memory

A memory of Harborne by whisky 1974

Harborne Park Road And Woodleigh Avenue

I was born in 1939. I knew a girl who lived on Harborne Park Road next to the gully. My brother and I used to catch the bus on Harborne Park Road to go to Bournville School. My mother used to buy ...Read full memory

A memory of Harborne by Cynthia Portas

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