New Futures for Birmingham`s Historic Buildings

Another set of images from the Coffin works.

Posted October 29th, 2009 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with No Comments

The images above were taken of Newman Brother’s coffin works on September 11th 2009 by the Birmingham Flickr Group member keshvala.  If you look at keshvala’s other photos you’ll see their passion for Birmingham’s historic buildings.

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Brian Simpson’s remarkable photos of Newman Brothers

Posted October 28th, 2009 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with No Comments

Brian Simpson was one of a number of members of the Birmingham Flickr group who visited Newman Brother’s coffin work in September to take photo’s of the building.  Below is his set of images.

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Work starts on Evans & Sons in the Jewellery Quarter.

Posted March 24th, 2009 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with 11 Comments

A £750,000 programme of restoration has started this week at  the JW Evans factory at 54-57 Albion Street in  Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. This fabulous family silverware business was bought a year ago by English Heritage from a family whose workshops had been on ...

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Heritage Open Days 2007 – Salesman’s Bag Newman Brothers

Posted September 11th, 2007 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with 1 Comment

Salesman's Bag - photo copyright Nick Booth Most of the 70,000 artefacts have now been catalogued and removed from Newman’s in preparation for buildings work. Some remain, including this samples bag.

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