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Thursday, March 17, 2016

Lapworth Top Lock to Granville St, near the Mailbox in Birmingham City.

A good trip today into Birmingham, and we are now moored at Granville Street Wharf, Birmingham. The mailbox is in front of and to the right of us.

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We did stop at Bournville for a while and wandered around part of the Bournville village. We passed on Cadbury World as it would have cost over £27 for the 2 of us!

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Our temporary mooring at Bourneville with the Cadbury factory in the background.

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Staff sales shop at Cadbury’s.

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Bournville Baths

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Bournville Baths again.

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Cricket clubhouse.

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Cadbury’s factory as seen across the playing fields.

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Quakers church, the Cadbury family were Quakers.

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The shops at the Green.

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The Bournville Rest House, now the visitor centre in the middle of the Green.

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The Carillon on top of the school. There are 48 bells of varying sizes out in the open underneath the weathered copper roof. The largest bell weighs 7.5tonnes.

Keith.

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