This photograph shows the business premises of Samuel Ridgway on the corner of Digbeth and Rea Street in 1953. The firm were known for steel tubular furniture though the shop front suggests its primary role was retailing lamps and electrical accessories. To the right of Ridgway's is the entrance for Wood's Garage in Rea Street. This firm moved to a new service station on the corner of Station Street and Dudley Street.
Catalogue Number : DPI 0199
Title : Digbeth - Samuel Ridgway's Shop
Date : November 20th 1958
Source : Glass Plate Negative
Maximum Dimensions : 4437 x 3378 Pixels
Resolution : 1200dpi
Maximum File Size : 6.86Mb