Wolverhampton as It Was (As It Was)
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Published by Hendon Publishing Co Ltd .
Written in English


  • Local history,
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • England,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Wolverhampton (England)

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8288946M
ISBN 100902907980
ISBN 109780902907980

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Wolverhampton was ideally placed to benefit from the proximity of raw materials and good transport connections by road and canal, and later rail. A hundred years ago the town was described by some as being without trees and greenery, a real part of the Black Country, and by others as being elevated, airy and surrounded by lovely countryside.   Youth clubs were the place to be to see some of the best up and coming pop bands play live in Wolverhampton in the s and for Paul Morris their memorable performances left a Author: Heather Large. The history of Wolverhampton is believed to be somewhat dull and is often disregarded as unimportant, however it is quite the opposite. The first evidence of Wolverhampton existing was in A.D, and its name derives from Lady Wulfruna who is believed to be the granddaughter of Ethelred I. Penn is an area now divided between the City of Wolverhampton and South Staffordshire district. The population of the Wolverhampton Ward taken at the census Originally, it was a village in the historic county of Staffordshire. There is considerable confusion about .