Notes for Poole FIELD
Of Jerrings Hall, Shirley, Solihull, Warwickshire (now West Midlands), UK SP121762
'The Fields of Jerrings Hall were sometimes referred to as 'of Blackford.'
Blackford House, Shirley Heath, for generations the name of the Beach family is
nearby, and the immediate neighbourhood was often called Blackford. The Beaches were
early makers of scales at Blackford, the business being later transferred to
Digbeth, Birmingham, where it was a forerunner of the great firm of Avery. The
Beaches being inter married with that family.'
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