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By Anthony Poulton-Smith

traditionally part of Warwickshire, Solihull is at the present time some of the most filthy rich elements of the West Midlands conurbation. From its beginnings as a medieval industry city, Silhillians in the course of the a while have obvious virtually non-stop progress, this additionally visible within the town's motto Urbs in Rure 'Town in Country'. throughout the 20th century the inhabitants grew from 7,500 in 1901 to arrive six figures within the Sixties. due to the fact that then the city centre, which had stood principally unchanged for over a century, has been introduced into the twenty-first century and draws viewers from close to and much. solid a watch over the city during the last century and spot how one of the alterations yes landmarks stay. examine this to the numerous outlying villages the place Silhillians from the Victorian period might no doubt realize their houses over a century later.

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