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The beginning of the King of the Road

I worked for Lucas from 1964 until the Cannock Factory was sold in 1986. Due to my position... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
Ken H
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Cannock, United Kingdom
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Close to my Heart

I have a very personal reason for liking this memorial since it not only denotes the original sight... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2013
Bobh6742
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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15 Jan 2018
“The beginning of the King of the Road ”
3 Jan 2013
“Close to my Heart”
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This monument marks the original site of Joseph Lucas & Sons car and vehicle factory, which was established 1872 and later played an essential role in military production during the two World Wars.
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King St. | Newtown, Birmingham B11 1SG, England
+44 121 643 2514
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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

I worked for Lucas from 1964 until the Cannock Factory was sold in 1986. Due to my position with the company I visited the Great King Street works many times. The workers always appeared to be proud to work for Lucas. I believe that at...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2013 via mobile

I have a very personal reason for liking this memorial since it not only denotes the original sight of the Lucas factory in Gt King Street but also the location of my fathers Electrical Shop founded just after the Ww2 I worked at the GKS...More

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