Wednesbury, West Midlands
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

On The Market And Such...

Dad used to take me to help on the market stall he had right outside Woolworth's as he and mom had a Ladies & Children's Wear in Birmingham.  His cousin was Mayor at ...Read full memory

A memory of Wednesbury by Roy Anderson

Speckled Apples

Paul talked about the Home & Colonial. I think it was "Masons" used to be next door in the market place. I remember getting a 'penny dip' on the way back to school (Ridding Lane ...Read full memory

Celebration Fireworks Panic

To celebrate some milestone in Wednesbury's history, there was a bonfire and firework display at Hydes Road around about the 60's. To ensure everyone's safety, the ...Read full memory

A memory of Wednesbury by Ron Hall