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Phil

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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #11 on: April 19, 2014, 08:54:23 AM »
Birmingham in the 50's, a great clip

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGgsrBGjXCA
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #12 on: April 19, 2014, 09:33:45 AM »
Brilliant Phil,,keep digging these clips out,,New St with traffic, love it.
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #13 on: April 19, 2014, 03:41:26 PM »
A real delight for the transport enthusiast! O0
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #14 on: April 19, 2014, 04:35:57 PM »
Birmingham looks busier here that it does now.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxOR0QPq_0c
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #15 on: April 20, 2014, 10:04:26 AM »
Spot the mistake at the start of this clip.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2pfs1Z9dFs
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #16 on: April 20, 2014, 10:19:20 AM »
Perhaps one of you roller skaters can tell me what rink this was.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ii6RX5AXhYU

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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #17 on: April 20, 2014, 10:42:14 AM »
It says Mecca Ltd Olympic roller rink, I have no idea.
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #18 on: April 20, 2014, 11:19:56 AM »
Birmingham looks busier here that it does now.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxOR0QPq_0c


If our local transport companies are making a profit these days then they must of been "coining it in" in the old days judging by the amount of people using the buses.
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #19 on: April 20, 2014, 11:39:07 AM »
It says Mecca Ltd Olympic roller rink, I have no idea.

It was Spring Hill, it was converted from an ice rink to a roller rink.
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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #20 on: April 20, 2014, 12:47:00 PM »
We had a young lady on here some time back who was related to this chap and was looking for photos.


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Re: Old Clips
« Reply #21 on: April 21, 2014, 02:39:18 PM »
It was Spring Hill, it was converted from an ice rink to a roller rink.
 
Ice Rink  -->  Roller Rink  -->  Bingo Hall  -->  Car Showroom  -->  Zilch in less than 30 years.    Well done, Birmingham! >:( 
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