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michaeln544

birmingham-uk

age-64--like collecting cameras-coins-electronics

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Old Birmingham postcard dated 4th April 1954. - Postcardsin Postcards
Old new street station, Sunday Mercury, 21st November 1999. - Paperin Paper
HMV transistor radio “Luxembourg “ circ 1966. - Radiosin Radios
Dynatron tourist pocket transistor radio/ January 1961. - Radiosin Radios
British stamps from 1977 to 1978, first day of issuing. - Stampsin Stamps
British stamps from 1965 to 1976, first day of issuing. - Stampsin Stamps
Birmingham super prix August 1986. - Sporting Goodsin Sporting Goods
Birmingham bus travel arrangements for Xmas 1973. - Paperin Paper
Old Birmingham postcards 1949 and 1975. - Postcardsin Postcards
Old Birmingham postcards 1953 and 1967. - Postcardsin Postcards

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  1. Thanks all for your interest.
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  6. Thanks both. Buses do not run xmas day and boxing day now here in Birmingham.
  7. Thanks for the interest all.
  8. Thanks again for your interest.
  9. Thanks all for your interest, the power cuts lasted about 2 weeks. Some of the lads in the local factories where I worked went down to support the miners about a mile from my office.
  10. Thanks all for your interest and comments.
  11. Thanks again for comments and interest.
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  13. Thanks all for love's and comments, a guy at work in the offices of the Dunlop rubber company I worked at in 1965 in Erdington. Birmingham had one with the lighter built in to the cigarette case and y...
  14. Thanks dav2no 1 , will upload some more stuff over the weekend.
  15. Thanks all, see you next weekend, bye for now.
  16. Thanks all for your interest.
  17. Thanks again all, post some more photos soon.
  18. Thanks all for your interest, I was watching the lightning radar last night as storms crossing the English Channel into southern England but never reached us here in the Midlands cold dull and windy a...
  19. Thanks all for your interest.
  20. Thanks all-back next weekend.
  21. Thanks all for your interest, will post some more next weekend - - - bye.
  22. Thanks all for likes, will post a few more this weekend.
  23. Thanks all, will post some more of my own photos this weekend.
  24. Thanks all for your interest, will add some more this weekend. I have some I took from 1975 of the city centre somewhere in the bedroom.
  25. Thanks all for your interest.
  26. Thank you all for your interest
  27. Thanks both for your interest, I first went up in 1962, just after leaving school, if it was a Sunday and a sunny day I took my transistor radio and listened to top of the pops on the light program w...
  28. Thankyou all for your interest. I remember the old station in the 1950s when still at school before the 1964 renovation, I was living in ward end part of Birmingham about 4 miles away.
  29. Thanks both for your interest. The station was completed in 1968. It was rebuilt 45 years later to give it a more modern look, although many of the platforms remain the same.
  30. Mr Gill was my old landlord, he owned 4 houses next to each other in Stirling Road Edgbaston Birmingham, he sold them all in 1987 and moved to Harborne, he died in 1995 aged 71. Lived there from 1981...
  31. Thanks all for your interest.
  32. Thanks all for your interest, will see if I can get it fixed when lockdown ends.
  33. Thanks all for your interest.
  34. Thanks for interest both.
  35. We had dense fogs here in Birmingham in the 1950s when I was at school traffic and trains were stopped, visibility was often below 10 yards, it sometimes persisted for up to 3 days if the temperature...
  36. Thanks again for your interest.
  37. The stamps were in the paper pocket stuck inside the cardboard box the set came in did not know they were there . I bought this set about 10 years ago on an online auction site.
  38. Thank you cokeman 1959 and vetraio 50 for your interest.
  39. Thanks six-0-one for your comment and interest, this model was made for 2 years from 1975 to 1977.
  40. Thanks all for your interest.
  41. Thank you all for your interest.
  42. Yes blunderbus2 the pirates ran over radio Luxembourg on 208 metres as radio Caroline was on 199 metres only 9 metres away the 2 signals clashed so you could not here either station clearly.
  43. Thank you all for your interest.
  44. The camera I had then was the Russian zorki 4, 35mm rangefinder, it can be seen on the 3rd page the 3rd camera down on the left, it cost £25 in 1968. Thanks all for your interest.
  45. Thank you all for loves/likes.
  46. Have an old glass ashtray I have had since the eighties, it was owned by my father who was a 40 a day smoker. He died in 1982 aged 65. Will upload it tonight.
  47. Thank you brunswick for your interest.
  48. Thanks all for comments and interest
  49. Thanks all for your interest.
  50. Merry Xmas to you toyrebel and all at collectors weekly.
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