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By Anthony Poulton-Smith

traditionally part of Warwickshire, Solihull is this present day probably the most filthy rich components of the West Midlands conurbation. From its beginnings as a medieval marketplace city, Silhillians during the a long time have noticeable virtually non-stop progress, this additionally noticeable within the town's motto Urbs in Rure 'Town in Country'. through the 20th century the inhabitants grew from 7,500 in 1901 to arrive six figures within the Sixties. considering 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. forged an eye fixed over town over the past century and notice how one of the alterations definite landmarks stay. examine this to the numerous outlying villages the place Silhillians from the Victorian period might no doubt understand their houses over a century later.

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