Download e-book for iPad: Around Solihull Through Time by Anthony Poulton-Smith

By Anthony Poulton-Smith

ISBN-10: 1445609517

ISBN-13: 9781445609515

traditionally part of Warwickshire, Solihull is at the present time some of the most filthy rich components of the West Midlands conurbation. From its beginnings as a medieval marketplace city, Silhillians through the a while have noticeable virtually non-stop progress, this additionally obvious within the town's motto Urbs in Rure 'Town in Country'. in the course of the 20th century the inhabitants grew from 7,500 in 1901 to arrive six figures within the Nineteen Sixties. considering the fact that then the city centre, which had stood mostly unchanged for over a century, has been introduced into the twenty-first century and draws viewers from close to and much. forged an eye fixed over the city during the last century and notice how one of the alterations convinced landmarks stay. examine this to the various outlying villages the place Silhillians from the Victorian period might no doubt realize their houses over a century later.

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