Sparkbrook, West Midlands
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Old Photos near Sparkbrook

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Historic maps of Sparkbrook and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Sparkbrook In The 40s

I lived in Hickman road Sparkbrook from 1941 to1950 my mother was moved there after being bombed out twice in the war I loved it there and had lots of friends there, I remember V.E day and the bonfire, in the street to celebrate the end of the war , my dad was still in the army so wasn't there to celebrate with the ...Read full memory

Shenley Fields Childrens Home

Searching for Mary (TESSA) Johnson born Birmingham 1945, she was in Shenley Fields Home after her mum, Gladys, died in 1950.

Childhood In Sparkbrook

I grew up in Elm Grove, Sydenham Road and went to Montgomery Street School. Does anyone remember the Waldorf Road cinema ? It was near the junction of Stratford Road. We used to go on a Saturday morning to see 'The Lone Ranger' and 'Flash Gordon'. Many happy hours were also spent in the roller skating rink next ...Read full memory

A memory of Sparkbrook