Download PDF by Anthony Poulton-Smith: Around Solihull Through Time

By Anthony Poulton-Smith

ISBN-10: 1445609517

ISBN-13: 9781445609515

traditionally part of Warwickshire, Solihull is this present day probably the most filthy rich components of the West Midlands conurbation. From its beginnings as a medieval marketplace city, Silhillians during the a while have noticeable virtually non-stop development, this additionally noticeable within the town's motto Urbs in Rure 'Town in Country'. through the 20th century the inhabitants grew from 7,500 in 1901 to arrive six figures within the Sixties. for the reason that then town 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. solid an eye fixed over town over the past century and notice how one of the alterations convinced landmarks stay. examine this to the numerous outlying villages the place Silhillians from the Victorian period might without doubt know their houses over a century later.

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