EAW017202 ENGLAND (1948). The Artillery Street Paint and Varnish Works, Grand Union Canal and environs, Birmingham, 1948. This image was marked by Aerofilms Ltd for photo editing.

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Details

Title [EAW017202] The Artillery Street Paint and Varnish Works, Grand Union Canal and environs, Birmingham, 1948. This image was marked by Aerofilms Ltd for photo editing.
Reference EAW017202
Date 19-July-1948
Link
Place name BIRMINGHAM
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 409017, 286879
Longitude / Latitude -1.8672179111322, 52.479392935648
National Grid Reference SP090869

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