The History of Redditch

Site Designed, administered and published by  Anthony Green  2015

Overview

These two ‘pocket’ histories give an overview of the history of the town.

The first one is a timeline of the period from before Redditch existed as a settlement to the present day, the second shows the expansion of the town using annotated maps from an early period in the town’s history.

Click on the image to go to the relevant page.....


Some Useful Links

www.visionofbritain.org.uk/      The Vision of Britain site has some information including maps

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Redditch The on-line encyclopaedia - Wikipedia - has an entry for Redditch with some history.

http://webbsredditch.co.uk This has the history of the local Webb family with a substantial Redditch history.

http://www.artsinredditch.com/ The Arts in Redditch site has some local information (fountain, palace theatre etc)

http://www.moonsmoatconservation.info Moon’s Moat is a designated historic landmark and the site of a medieval moated house

http://www.redditchwalks.org.uk/ I have a site which has history based walks around the town

http://www.redditchheritage.org.uk/  represents the main archive of the work of the Redditch Local History Society


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