EPW001096 ENGLAND (1920). Industrial area around Victoria Park and Grand Union Canal, Small Heath, 1920

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Title [EPW001096] Industrial area around Victoria Park and Grand Union Canal, Small Heath, 1920
Reference EPW001096
Date May-1920
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Place name SMALL HEATH
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 409769, 284784
Longitude / Latitude -1.8562055840222, 52.460543856116
National Grid Reference SP098848

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BSA 1915 or "New" building, orginal manufacturing site of the Lewis machine-gun.

BSA Alan
Friday 29th of June 2012 10:49:31 PM
Waverley Grammar School now part of Small Heath School

Mr Pastry
Thursday 28th of June 2012 12:22:36 PM
The Small Heath Works used to produce Singer cars before WWII. The site is now occupied by an Asda.

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 07:35:34 PM
The Alldays and Onions Waverley Car Works

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 07:34:05 PM
The Fallows Road works of Alldays and Onions where the Enfield Allday car was produced.

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 06:54:09 PM
The Alldays and Onions car factory that produced a very early marque of Birmingham car. The company started as a bellows maker in 1650 and still exists today.

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 06:52:26 PM
The BSA Armoury Road Works. Of all the buildings in this vast industrial complex only this one still stands, but only just.

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 06:45:39 PM

User Comment Contributions

A remarkable photograph for the number of car factories. The main Lanchester car works were just out of shot bottom left.

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 07:37:13 PM