Site Designed, administered and published by Anthony Green 2015
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.....
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