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The Warwickshire Photographic Survey

Find out more about the works of the photographers who have captured Birmingham and its suburbs since 1890.
 
These galleries from the Warwickshire Photographic Survey (WPS) include the suburbs of Acocks Green, Aston, Bordesley, Castle Bromwich, Erdington, Handsworth, Harborne, Hockley, Moseley, Northfield, Perry Barr, Sheldon, Sutton Coldfield and Yardley.
 
You can find more photographs from the collection on the Shoothill Deep Zoom website.
 

The Old Dolphin Inn

Acocks Green Gallery

Old photographs of Acocks Green including the library, village green and public houses.
Aston Hall Interior

Aston Gallery

Photographs of Aston and Aston Hall from as early as 1891.
Camp Hill School for Boys

Bordesley Gallery

A selection of old photographs of Bordesley, featuring Camp Hill Schools, Dowell's Retreat and the Ship Inn.
Miller at Castle Bromwich Mill

Castle Bromwich Gallery

Historic photographs of Castle Bromwich including Castle Bromwich Hall, Mill and 'Pimple Hill.'
Erdington High Street

Erdington Gallery

A selection of photographs of Erdington from the Warwickshire Photographic Survey.
The Rope Walk

Handsworth Gallery

A gallery of old photographs of Handsworth. Images include Hockley Brook, and the Soho Road in the 1890s.
The Bell Inn

Harborne Gallery

Photographs of Harborne from the early 1900s. Featuring public houses, Harborne Library and Harborne Station.
Hockley Tram

Hockley Gallery

A collection of images taken in Hockley from the Warwickshire Photographic Survey.
Moseley Station

Moseley Gallery

A selection of photographs of Moseley. The photographs date from 1900.
White Hill

Northfield Gallery

Photographs of Northfield from the Warwickshire Photographic Survey.
Perry Hall

Perry Barr Gallery

Photographs of Perry Barr dating from around 1898 onwards and including images of Perry Hall, Perry Pont House and the River Tame.
Babb’s Mill

Sheldon Gallery

Sheldon Hall, Sheldon Parish Church and Babb's Mill are amongst the collection of old photographs of the area.
Curling in Sutton Park

Sutton Coldfield Gallery

A selection of images of Sutton Coldfield from the Warwickshire Photographic Survey
Ring O’ Bells

Yardley Gallery

Historic photographs of Yardley including images of Blakesley Hall.
The Old Tuck Shop

The Warwickshire Photographic Survey

Find out more about the works of the photographers who have captured Birmingham and its suburbs since 1890.