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.

Wednesbury As A Lad

I have too many memories to many to go into - apprentice Elec; at Patent Shaft steelworks, left Wednesbury aged 20 for 2 years RAF National Service, lived in south Yorkshire since 1954 - think about standing with fire watchers top of air-raid shelter Dangerfield Lane low side of No 92. Aged 12 in 1942 when parachute ...Read full memory

Willingsworth House

I used to live in willingsworth house as a child. My dad worked at Patent Shaft and they owned the house. It was a lovely big house. Has any one any photos ? Shame they built houses there now. I lived there in the early 60's before willingsworth school

A memory of Wednesbury by hutton87440

Library, 1965 67

I worked in the library from 1965 to 1967 before I moved to Toronto, Canada. I loved working in this college!