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24%OFFTed Rudge - Birmingham We Lived Back to Back - The Real Story - 9781781552674 - V9781781552674
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Birmingham We Lived Back to Back - The Real Story

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Description for Birmingham We Lived Back to Back - The Real Story Paperback. Once the most common form of housing, the back-to-backs have all now but vanished from modern day Birmingham Num Pages: 128 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 284.
Numerous back-to-back houses, two or three stories high, were built in Birmingham during the 19th century, the majority of them were still in quite good condition in the early 20th century. Most of these houses were concentrated in inner-city areas such as Ladywood, Handsworth, Aston, Small Heath and Highgate. By the early 1970s, almost all of Birmingham's back-to-back houses had been demolished. The occupants were re-housed in new council houses and flats, some in redeveloped inner-city areas, while the majority moved to new housing estates such as Castle Vale and Chelmsley Wood. In fact, back-to-backs were once the commonest form ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Fonthill Media Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
Number of Pages
128
Place of Publication
Toadsmoor Road, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781781552674
SKU
V9781781552674
Shipping Time
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Ref
99-50

About Ted Rudge
Ted Rudge was born in Birmingham at the start of the Second World War and received a secondary modern education before commencing employment at fifteen years of age. Following a working life with British Telecom, retirement brought higher education opportunities with the University of Birmingham gaining a degree in Philosophy and a Masters degree in West Midlands History. The author ... Read more

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