EPW001137 ENGLAND (1920). Saltley Carriage Works, Saltley, 1920

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Title [EPW001137] Saltley Carriage Works, Saltley, 1920
Reference EPW001137
Date May-1920
Link
Place name SALTLEY
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 409570, 288729
Longitude / Latitude -1.8590214263959, 52.496016808515
National Grid Reference SP096887

Pins


PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:56:33 AM
This area is now Saltley Business Park

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:55:04 AM
These are 'Day' boats or 'butties' which do not have a cabin area.

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:47:58 AM
Route of Washwood Heath Road

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:45:24 AM
Barges alongside loading wharf

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:44:13 AM
Siding into Nechells gasworks

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:43:25 AM
Carriage storagesidingd - used as such right through into the 1960s

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:42:35 AM
Midland Rai;way 0-6-0 shunting empty carriage stock

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:41:40 AM
Aston to Stechford line (LNWR) later LMS. Freight only line and used for diversions.

PURCELL
Saturday 22nd of March 2014 10:36:27 AM

MB
Saturday 22nd of September 2012 11:21:18 AM
Alum Rock Road

Bill Q
Thursday 23rd of August 2012 03:22:55 PM
Aston Church Road.

Brasspot
Wednesday 27th of June 2012 11:11:51 PM
Adderley Park. Wolseley and then Morris Commercial car works.

Brasspot
Wednesday 27th of June 2012 11:10:25 PM
Saltley Viaduct

Brasspot
Wednesday 27th of June 2012 11:08:13 PM

Brasspot
Wednesday 27th of June 2012 11:07:46 PM

User Comment Contributions

This was the works of the company later known as Metro-Cammell. In World War I four hundred Mark V tanks were built here for the British Army. Metro-Cammell, which built rolling stock for London Underground amongst others, was sold to GEC Alsthom in 1989. The works closed in 2005

MB
Saturday 22nd of September 2012 11:29:06 AM
A view across Saltley toward Adderley Park and the Wolseley/Morris Commercial works.

Brasspot
Wednesday 27th of June 2012 11:10:59 PM