SP0584 : Edgbaston Park Road at The Vale

taken 15 years ago, near to Edgbaston, Birmingham, Great Britain

Edgbaston Park Road at The Vale
Edgbaston Park Road at The Vale
In the background is Mason Hall of Residence. This photo was taken in January 2006. The 1960s buildings at Mason Hall were demolished later that year and replaced with new buildings, re-opening in September 2008, providing accommodation for 800 students at the University of Birmingham.
University of Birmingham :: SP0483

The University of Birmingham is a British Redbrick university located in southern Birmingham. It is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research universities and a founding member of Universitas 21. It received its charter in 1900 as a successor to Mason Science College and the 1825 Birmingham Medical School. Birmingham was the first Redbrick university to gain an official royal charter.
The student population includes around 16,500 undergraduate and 8,000 postgraduate students, making it the largest university in the West Midlands region, and the 11th largest in the UK.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 January, 2006   (more nearby)
Thursday, 1 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Suburb, Urban fringe  Educational sites 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0527 8463 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:27.5756N 1:55.4321W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0531 8463
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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