Thursday 10 February 2022

Odds and ends in central Birmingham

 Odds and Ends from Central Birmingham

Lost Arm off the Oozell St Loop - Sherborne Wharf - Hugh Potter 1970

Hockley Port 1st Basin 1970 - Hugh Potter

Hockley Port second basin 1970 - Hugh Potter

Hockley Port by Edward Paget-Tomlinson (BCNS Boundary Post)

Main Line possibly near Monument Basin? Birmingham Archive

Just outside the city centre the foundations of the old Harborne Branch Line which closed in 1963 cross the canal. Steve King photo

Clearing the Soho Loop 1971 - Hugh Potter

The above photos have been assembled from various sources, including those freely found on the internet. My thanks go to the many photographers alive and dead who have contributed to this collection and in so doing, are keeping the memory of these lost canals alive. These images are reproduced for ease of research are are not necessarily the property of this blog, and as such should not be used for commercial gain without the explicit permission of the owner (whoever that may be).

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