Local Photgraphy

Related to the history of Longbridge and its surrounds. A selection of photography from secondary sources, all rights belong to the owners named, all comments are their own
. Images taken from Facebook group, Old Pics of Brum.

The travellers rest pub Northfield, demolished to make way for a bypass

Jacqueline Ling Boyle.jpg

The Austin or British Leyland, Longbridge.
Longbridge island, carry straight on up Lickey Road, to Rednal and the Lickey Hills. Turn right, Bristol Road South heading towards Rubery Village. I think this would be in the 60’s. Can’t quite make out the Morris Minor’s reg plate, would it have been made at Longbridge!

Spot Garage opposite Longbridge Police Station / Kalamazoo. Owned by Patrick Hawker who also owned Tessall Garage.

Des Burnett.jpgAbove : Des Burnett 3.jpgKen Sedgley motorcycles, Bristol Rd A38 opposite Kalamazoo, Longbridge. Bought my 1961 BSA Shooting Star from there in 1967.

Left : Austin and Thelbridge Rd taken from Lannacombe Rd Longbridge c1957

Here’s a few more from the Lickey Hills for those that enjoy looking at them. 🙂

 A misty morning of Birmingham City Centre, taken from the Lickey Hills!!
Lickey Hills - Johnathon Smith..10.jpg
Donato Masella

Tessall lane Post office,Northfield Bristol road, the water tower Hollymoor Hospital , The 61 bus egghill estate,St bridget’s church ,frankley beeches rd,Northfield

Tea Rooms, Lickey Hills early 1900sCarlos-Tenoch.jpg

Another shot of the Bristol Road in autumn 1968

Chris King.jpg

Janet Asbury

janet-ashbury

Bristol Road.

Debra Whittal.jpg

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