North Birmingham

Emery Bros Ltd

Location: Victoria Mills 389 Lichfield Rd, Aston


Description: Advertisement on chimney for Emery Brothers Ltd former metal rolling mill.


Sign: Fragment of original sign for Emery Brothers Ltd only the letters BROS Ltd is visible painted in white.  



Background:  The chimney was damaged during WW2 bombing originally it was much taller and carried the company's name Emery Bros LTD. 

Mitchell & Butlers Stouts

Location: The Station Public House, 44 Station Street, Sutton Coldfield


Description: Advertisement dates from the pubs ownership under Mitchell & Butlers and advertises the sale of their  nourishing stouts.   


Sign: Visible at the rear of the building on the upper storey painted on a cream background the sign was painted in black reads NOURISHING STOUTS.  


Background: One of two ghost signs found on the former M&B public house in close proximity to the railway station within the Sutton Coldfield conservation area. Operated today by Craft Beer & Ales Pubs.