Birmingham Small Arms Company, Birmingham, West Midlands

Birmingham Small Arms Company, Birmingham, West Midlands
Photograph taken Jan - Feb 1917. © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: bl23720_004

The Birmingham Small Arms Company (BSA) factory was located in Armoury Road, Small Heath. This images shows women working in Machine Shop One. The factory produced rifles, Lewis guns, shells and vehicles. The BSA factory was founded in 1861.