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Birmingham local history

Local history websites
Aston http://www.astonbrook-through-astonmanor.co.uk/
Birmingham black oral history http://www.bbohp.org.uk/
Birmingham churches https://ahistoryofbirminghamchurches.jimdo.com/
Birmingham pub blacklist 1903 to 1906

https://www.ancestry.co.uk/

Free access in all Birmingham libraries

Boer War Memorial http://www.roll-of-honour.com/Warwickshire/
BirminghamBoerWar.html
Blitz in Birmingham http://www.birminghamairraids.co.uk/
Gun trade http://gunproof.com
Handsworth http://www.birminghamimages.org.uk/
History West Midlands https://historywm.com/
Hospitals (Queen Elizabeth and Selly Oak) https://www.uhb.nhs.uk/histories
Industrial history

https://www.gracesguide.co.uk

Industrial revolution http://www.revolutionaryplayers.org.uk/
Jewellery Quarter museum http://www.birminghammuseums.org.uk/jewellery
Key Hill and Warstone Lane cemeteries http://www.jqrt.org/
Ladywood

http://www.birminghamimages.org.uk/

http://www.oldladywood.co.uk/

Listed buildings https://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/
Medical health reports https://wellcomelibrary.org/moh/
Moseley https://moseley-society.org.uk/
Patents (historical) https://worldwide.espacenet.com/
Pen museum https://penmuseum.org.uk/
Place names (Birmingham) https://billdargue.jimdo.com/
Police museum https://www.wmpeelers.com/
Prison history https://www.prisonhistory.org/
Quinton http://www.qlhs.org.uk/
Suburbs project http://www.connectinghistories.org.uk/suburban-Birmingham/
Trade directories http://specialcollections.le.ac.uk/
Trade directories and electoral registers

http://www.midlandshistoricaldata.org/

Tower blocks https://www.towerblock.eca.ed.ac.uk/