Bilston, West Midlands
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bilston and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

The Fields Us Kids Used To Play On.

Many years ago, about 1951, us children myself and my brothers and our friends used to play on the fields where now Bilston Colledge is situated off the Wellington Roa in Bilston. We had such fun playing on ...Read full memory

A memory of Bilston by Pauline Powell

Bilston Town 1947, My School Days

My name is Pauline Powell, my maiden name was Bromley. Where I lived on the corner of Moseley Road in Bilston there was a farm on the corner of the road called Dickie Bevan's farm, can anybody remember it? Us ...Read full memory

A memory of Bilston by Pauline Powell

May Queen

My mom and dad were married at St Leonards, in the late thirties - myself and my brother were christened there. My brother and I, were born at 81 Moseley Road .My brother and I, had many a good time playing behind the houses ...Read full memory

A memory of Bilston by Sandra Cherry