EPW001135 ENGLAND (1920). Wolseley Motor Works, Biscuit Factory and Tile and Brick Works, Adderley Park, 1920

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Title [EPW001135] Wolseley Motor Works, Biscuit Factory and Tile and Brick Works, Adderley Park, 1920
Reference EPW001135
Date May-1920
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Place name ADDERLEY PARK
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 409630, 286915
Longitude / Latitude -1.8581900147289, 52.479706136079
National Grid Reference SP096869

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This factory in Bordesley Green Road was the Thornley & Knight paint factory.

ex.apprentice
Sunday 28th of January 2018 09:58:38 AM
Occupied by Wolseley Motors Ltd when the photograph was taken, this had previously been the Britannia Works owned by Brown, Marshall & Co., railway carriage and wagon builders.

ex.apprentice
Sunday 28th of January 2018 09:56:50 AM
This was the Wolseley aeroplane factory built between 1915 and 1919.

ex.apprentice
Sunday 28th of January 2018 09:54:24 AM
Atlas Public House - Sited on the junction of Garrison Lane and Cattel Road. ( Note Tramcar passing.)

John
Monday 11th of August 2014 08:23:10 PM

Mr Pastry
Thursday 28th of June 2012 11:20:31 AM
The Elite Cinema . Was co-owned by my Great Uncle J.Copeland .There is still a part of the front showing on Google Earth Street view corner of Crown Road & Bordesley Green .

Mr Pastry
Thursday 28th of June 2012 11:18:15 AM
Wyndcliffe School Little Green Lane

Mr Pastry
Thursday 28th of June 2012 11:12:38 AM
St.Saviour's Church

Mr Pastry
Thursday 28th of June 2012 11:06:18 AM
St.Peter's College Founded 1852.

Mr Pastry
Thursday 28th of June 2012 11:05:13 AM
The Calthorpe Car Works in Cherrywood Road

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 07:09:36 PM
The Adderley Parks Works that produced Wolseley, Morris Commercial and Brocklebank cars in the early part of the last century.

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 07:08:52 PM

User Comment Contributions

This picture includes both the Adderley Park works owned by Wolseley and then Morris Commercial and the Cherrywood Road works of the Calthorpe Motor Company.

Brasspot
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 07:12:50 PM