Welcome to birmingham.gov.uk

Welcome to birmingham.gov.uk



Books About Birmingham Suburbs


These books are not available for purchase during the move from Birmingham Central Library to the Library of Birmingham.

You can still reserve copies for loan through the online catalogue.

A series of books tracing the history of different areas of the city. Each title is heavily illustrated with over two hundred photographs mainly drawn from the vast archives of Birmingham Central Library.

Acocks Green by Michael Byrne

Around Rubery and the Lickey Hills compiled by Martin Hampson

Around Sheldon by Margaret D. Green

Aston and Perry Barr by Maria Twist

Bournville and Weoley Castle compiled by Martin Hampson

Castle Bromwich, Castle Vale and Shard End by Marian Baxter and Peter Drake

Edgbaston by Martin Hampson

Erdington by Marian Baxter and Peter Drake

Great Barr, Oscott and Kingstanding Compiled by Margaret Hanson and Peter Drake

Hall Green by Michael Byrne

Handsworth, Hockley and Handsworth Wood by Peter Drake

Handsworth Volume II by Maria Twist

Harborne - The Second Selection by Martin Hampson

Kings Heath by Margaret D. Green

Kings Norton by Pauline Caswell

Moseley, Balsall Heath and Highgate by Marian Baxter and Peter Drake

Northfield by Pauline Caswell

Old Harborne by Roy Clarke

Quinton by Bernard Taylor

Saltley, Duddeston and Nechells compiled by Maria Twist

Small Heath and Sparkbrook by Margaret D. Green

Stechford, Ward End and Washwood Heath by Marian Baxter

Sutton Coldfield by Marian Baxter

Sutton Coldfield Then & Now by Marian Baxter and John Field

Sutton Coldfield - The Second Selection by Marian Baxter

Sutton Coldfield - Two in One Series by Marian Baxter

Winson Green and Brookfields

Publications from Birmingham Libraries