Birmingham City Council

Digital Birmingham Photo Archive 1950s

The Bull Ring c.1950



The Bull Ring c.1950








Queuing for coke, Nechells Hall. January 1951

Queuing for coke, Nechells Hall. January 1951.














Coke Queue, Windsor Street Gas Works, February 1951


Coke Queue, Windsor Street Gas Works, February 1951











Meat Rationing Ended. 4th July 1954



Meat Rationing Ended. 4th July 1954














Sugar Rationing ended 27th September 1953

Sugar Rationing ended 27th September 1953.












Butter Rationing ended May 1954


Butter Rationing ended May 1954











A Co Op Dairy Milk cart pulled by the horse Christie. Acocks Green,

A Co Op Dairy Milk cart pulled by the horse Christie. Acocks Green,
Birmingham.











Keen and Carter

Keen and Carter's stores, Great Lister Street. c.1950










 Twelve storey block of flats under construction. Aston, Birmingham, 1950s


A twelve story block of flats
under construction in Aston, Birmingham











Postcard picture of High Street, Kings Heath


Postcard picture of High Street, Kings Heath








 Billesley Arcadians, marching band, 1950s


The Billesley Arcadians a marching band based in the Yardley Wood area of
Birmingham







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