37 Duchess Road
37 Duchess Road in Edgbaston, was the home of J.R.R. Tolkien and his brother Hilary from 1908 to 1909. They were let a room by a Mrs. Faulkner. Duchess Road is behind the Birmingham Oratory. It was at this time that Tolkien first met Edith Bratt.
 External Link
- J.R.R. Tolkien's youth in Birmingham (Birmingham City Council / web.archive.org)