© Redditch Local History Society 2013
Site Design/Administration  by  Anthony Green
Short Histories and Timelines

Timeline link to Redditch History Website

Annotated maps showing the growth of the town (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - Bordesley Abbey (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - Roads 1: The Roman Road (Adobe Flash Presentation)   

Short History - Needle Manufacture (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - Fish Hook Manufacture (Adobe Flash presentation)

Short History - Spring Manufacture (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - Motor Cycle Manufacture (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - Battery Manufacture (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - Roads 2: Roman Road to New Town (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - Roads 3: The New Town (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - The Redditch Railway (Adobe Flash Presentation)

Short History - The Tardebigge Canal (Adobe Flash Presentation)

These histories and timelines are linked from a separate (non-society) site www.redditchhistory.com. They cover significant parts of the history of Redditch and, with the exception of the first timeline link, are Adobe ‘Flash’ presentations. They are linked by permission of the author, Tony Green, the Redditch   History Society Chairman. Please feel free to visit the site for additional information.