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By Anthony Poulton-Smith

ISBN-10: 1445609517

ISBN-13: 9781445609515

traditionally part of Warwickshire, Solihull is at the present time the most filthy rich components of the West Midlands conurbation. From its beginnings as a medieval marketplace city, Silhillians in the course of the a long time have visible virtually non-stop development, this additionally visible 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 town centre, which had stood principally 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 spot how one of the adjustments yes landmarks stay. examine this to the various outlying villages the place Silhillians from the Victorian period might no doubt understand their houses over a century later.

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