List of Pubs
Rose Villa Tavern
Aston Brook through Aston Manor
Birmingham City Council
Birmingham History Forum
Birmingham Places and Place Names
Carl Chinn Archive
Ladywood Past and Present
Perry Barr and Beyond
Winson Green to Brookfields
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"The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is not the possession
of our being. Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms. In the morning we must sweep out the shadows."
"About one o'clock this morning the premises of Mr. Wilkinson, jeweller, 106, Vyse Street, was discovered to be on fire. The engines of the
various fire brigades were present soon after the alarm was given, and there being a plentiful supply water the fire was soon extinguished, but not before considerable
damage had been done to the property. The stock of jewellery in the warehouse and shopping is nearly destroyed, and a great part of the furniture is damaged by removal and
from the effects of the water. Mr. Wilkinson being in London, cannot say whether he is insured or not. The damage owing the valuable of the stock, will amount to several
"Fire In Vyse Street This Morning"
Aris's Birmingham Gazette : February 11th 1865 Page 8.