Founded 1946, by Geoffrey Beard

Brierley Hill High Street 1898

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The Anchor for the Titanic being pulled by horses through the Black Country

Here are a few old photographs of Stourbridgeand the surrounding area courtesy of Nigel Traves.

The Local Knife Grinder

Another view of Wollaston 

Chain Makers Cottages

The Last Tram


Chain Makers Strike

Wollaston Junction

Level Street

The bottom of Corbet Road.

Wilkins in Stourbridge

Stourbridge volunteer firefighters

The Local Businessman and Inventor, Cllr Albert Shaw of Quarry Bank and owner of Shaw's Mineral Waters of Quarry Bank and Cradley Heath. In 1907 he invented a modification to the Codd bottle, with addition of glass bars to reduce weakness and glass breakages when cleaning the glass bottles after use.

The Local Coalman

Pork Pie shop High St/Market Street Stourbridge

Stourbridge Historical Society