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By Anthony Poulton-Smith

traditionally part of Warwickshire, Solihull is this day probably the most wealthy elements of the West Midlands conurbation. From its beginnings as a medieval marketplace city, Silhillians through the a long time have noticeable virtually non-stop development, this additionally obvious 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 that then the city centre, which had stood mostly 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 spot how one of the adjustments sure landmarks stay. evaluate this to the various outlying villages the place Silhillians from the Victorian period may without doubt realize their houses over a century later.

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