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Birmingham City Council

Updating the Past




Archaeological investigations over the past few years, including excavations, surveys and detailed examination of buildings, have produced much new information about Birmingham's past.

Well preserved archaeological remains of various periods in all parts of the city have helped us update the history of Birmingham. You can find details of these on the pages below.

Ashted Pumping Engine

Aston Hall

Birmingham's Roman Fort

Bull Ring

Edgbaston Mill

Glimpses of Medieval Birmingham

Historic Farms in Sutton Coldfield

Birmingham 3000 Years Ago

M6 Toll Motorway

Soho Manufactory

Under the Saracens Head

Lime Kilns in Selly Oak

Longbridge Before Longbridge
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Last Updated : 30th August 2013