New Futures for Birmingham`s Historic Buildings

Friday Photo – Bedstead Works, Western Road

Posted February 7th, 2019 by Dave Evetts with 4 Comments

This factory was built in about 1900 and appears on maps simply as “Bedstead Works” facing the workhouse that evolved into City Hospital. (more…)

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The Friday Photo: BMAG Stair Rail

Posted September 27th, 2013 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with No Comments

I was walking past the museum and art gallery a few weeks ago and just ‘saw’ this image and was really excited and pleased by the photo it produced. One of my favourite places to visit in Birmingham, the Birmingham Museum and ...

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The Friday Photo: Co-op Furniture Factory

Posted August 30th, 2013 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with 4 Comments

This imposing wreck of a building is easily visible from the Cross City trainline going north out of the city centre. Its sorry form looms large against the skyline, the water tower, still intact, stands tall above the rest of the building. ...

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