EAW017207 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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Title [EAW017207] 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 EAW017207
Date 19-July-1948
Link
Place name BIRMINGHAM
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 409015, 286868
Longitude / Latitude -1.8672476602169, 52.479294067868
National Grid Reference SP090869

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