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GYPSY INNER CITY CAMP SITE BALSALL HEATH BIRMINGHAM

Balsall Heath, Birmingham. 1968<br />
A Tinkers  encampment and temporary scrap car dump on waste ground in Balsall Heath, an inner city slum and red light area.<br />
The street the men are walking towards  is Wenman Street. This tinkers camp and scrap metal/car dump is where Gosforth and Knutsford street are now. <br />
Additional caption info thanks to John Crosbie.
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BRITISH SOCIETY 1970S AND 1980S UK THE WAY WE WERE.
Balsall Heath, Birmingham. 1968
A Tinkers encampment and temporary scrap car dump on waste ground in Balsall Heath, an inner city slum and red light area.
The street the men are walking towards is Wenman Street. This tinkers camp and scrap metal/car dump is where Gosforth and Knutsford street are now.
Additional caption info thanks to John Crosbie.

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From gallery: GYPSY INNER CITY CAMP SITE BALSALL HEATH BIRMINGHAM
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 27 Aug 2010
Location: Birmingham Greater Birmingham UK
Credit: HOMER SYKES
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