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Ward End, West Midlands
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Old Photos near Ward End

We have no old photos of Ward End available currently. However you can browse old photos of these nearby places:

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


Pedleys was on Coterills Lane, Bert, his wife, daughter Margaret, and his two sisters ran the paper shop. They also lived there. I collected paper money for them. Lovely people. I also came from Tile Cross before living in Cotterills Lane. There was also a chip shop, wool shop, grocers and Hopkins the butcher. The 14 bus would have ...Read full memory

Triple Murders Pelham Road

Notes of triple murders. I know lots of hear say but not many facts. I believe it was a mother, her one daughter and then the man took his own life. I have been told the man was having an affair, married one sister, having an affair with the other, got gun from his mate's farm (Cottrils Lane, Dancers Farm) then ...Read full memory

A memory of Ward End by Derek Lovering

Ward End Scouts

I was a member of 1st Ward End Scouts Group from 1956 until 1971. First known as the 45th Birmingham, they became known as the 34th Birmingham in the late '60s (?) when they merged with the nearby 181. Our headquarters were in Rogers Road. The group is still going today.