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Friday Photo: Collingwood Centre, Pheasey.

17 Jun 17

Today’s Friday photo is the Collingwood Centre in Pheasey, Great Barr.

The Pheasey estate was built by Henry Boot for The First National Housing Trust from 1937. The estate was built on farmland (Pheasey Farm) that was originally in the Scott family and part of the Great Barr estate. The Collingwood centre was planned as the community centre, but the outbreak of war in 1939 put a hault to developments with only part of the estate built. Some…

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