EAW008364 ENGLAND (1947). The Ray Hall Sewage Works and the Tame Valley Canal, West Bromwich, from the south-east, 1947

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Title [EAW008364] The Ray Hall Sewage Works and the Tame Valley Canal, West Bromwich, from the south-east, 1947
Reference EAW008364
Date 20-July-1947
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Place name WEST BROMWICH
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Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 402821, 294139
Longitude / Latitude -1.9583970080846, 52.544734494631
National Grid Reference SP028941

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A34 Birmingham Road

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:16:09 PM
A4148 Broadway?

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:14:22 PM

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:12:57 PM
M5/M6 junctions now cross the railway at this point

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:10:43 PM
Charlemont Rd/Ray Hall Lane bridge over railway

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:10:04 PM

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:05:49 PM
Newton Road - now known as Wigmore Lane and paralelled by the modern dual carriageway.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:04:49 PM
Site of Lonodn Midland & Scottish Railway's Newton Road station finally closed in 1945 having opened in 1838 as part of the Grand Junction Railway (resited from 1863 until 1902)

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:02:17 PM
Walsall Road aqueduct - the BCN Tame Valley Canal running over the A4031. This was a narrow tight bridge controlled by traffic signals until the M5/M6 construction included a bypass, the modern A4031. These are the two road signs that I salvaged when the road closed!

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:00:56 PM
Now known as Sandy Lane bridge into the rail depot - at the time this was the main road A4031 route heading towards Tame Bridge. This section of road was severed as part of the M5/M6 construction with a new A4031 being built.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:54:52 PM

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:52:30 PM
Old Bridge over the River Tame with the Bulls Head PH. Now completely under the M5/M6 junction - the A4031 being diverted to a new route.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:51:57 PM
Old A4031 Walsall - West Bromwich Rd that was diverted on to new course as part of the M5/M6 junction scheme.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:50:25 PM

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:47:17 PM
Site of the National Grid electrical plant - this looks possibly like some sort of war time camp?

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:46:23 PM
Fullbrook Road

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:45:43 PM
London Midland & Scottish Railway Bescot Yard.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:43:44 PM

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:42:56 PM
Hembs Crescent.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:41:36 PM
Hill Farm - now under the junction between the M5 and M6.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:40:55 PM
Brickfields turnover bridge

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:40:11 PM
M5 Motorway crosses the canal here.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:39:41 PM
Birmingham Canal Navigation, Rushall Canal Junction.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:38:51 PM
Birmingham Canal Navigation, Tame Valley Canal

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:38:28 PM
Bowstoke Road.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:37:58 PM
Pear Tree Farm

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:37:22 PM

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:36:47 PM
United Reform Church on corner of Hamstead Road and Newton Road.

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:36:28 PM
Malt Shovel PH

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:35:57 PM
Ray Hall Sewage Works, West Bromwich Corporation

Mikeya
Wednesday 12th of June 2019 07:35:19 PM