Maxam Publishing


Local history calendars for Birmingham and the West Midlands. Local history books written and published. Old picture postcards bought and sold. Photographic collection of Birmingham & West Midlands public houses based on the Mitchell & Butlers archive.

We have an extensive archive of old photographic images of Birmingham, Smethwick and other selected areas in the Black Country / West Midlands available for reproduction. Please enquire for details. Possibly of use for pub refurbishments.

2017 Calendars out now! £6.99 each (UK)








Click on links below – 6 great titles to choose from:

Old Birmingham Central & Inner City Calendar 2017

Old Birmingham North Calendar 2017

Old Birmingham South Calendar 2017

Old Harborne Calendar 2017

Old Lickey Hills, Rednal & Rubery Calendar 2017

 Old Smethwick Bearwood & Warley 2017

 Published 28 Nov 2014, a great book on the Lickey Hills:

Vintage Images of Lickey Hills, Rednal & Rubery, Birmingham including Longbridge, Barnt Green, Cofton & Frankley

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Birmingham The Three P’s.  Pubs, Petrol Stations and Parades 1949-1979


Vintage Images Calendars 2016: An Apology

Unfortunately, the gremlins got into the system and 1st- 7th of December have been attributed to the wrong days. The days and dates from Thursday 8 December onwards are OK. Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. See below for corrected grid: