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West Bromwich

Coordinates: 52°31′33″N 2°00′58″W / 52.52587, -2.01617 Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...

West Bromwich shown within the West Midlands
Population 136,940 (2001 Census)
OS grid reference SO9992
Metropolitan borough Sandwell
Metropolitan county West Midlands
Region West Midlands
Constituent country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WEST BROMWICH
Postcode district B70-B71
Dial code 0121
Police West Midlands
Fire West Midlands
Ambulance West Midlands
UK Parliament West Bromwich West
West Bromwich East
European Parliament West Midlands
List of places: UKEnglandWest Midlands
The Public by Will Alsop.
The Public by Will Alsop.

West Bromwich is a town in the metropolitan borough of Sandwell, in the West Midlands of England, five miles north west of Birmingham lying on the A41 London to Holyhead road. It is part of the Black Country. West Bromwich is the largest town within the borough of Sandwell with a population of 136,940 (2001). Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links Red_pog. ... The County of West Midlands is a metropolitan county in western central England with a population of around 2,600,000 people. ... UK Census 2001 logo A nationwide census, commonly known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday 29 April 2001. ... The British national grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly used in Great Britain, different from using latitude or longitude. ... The districts of England are a level of subnational division of England used for the purposes of local government. ... 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The motto on the town's coat of arms proclaims in Latin "Labor Omnia Vincit" which translates as "Work Conquers All".

Contents

Features

The town is famous for its football team, West Bromwich Albion whose nickname is "The Baggies". Engineering and chemicals are important to the town's economy. Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... West Bromwich Albion Football Club is an English football club that play in the Football League Championship. ...


The Sandwell General Hospital is located near the town centre. The hospital is part of the Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust, and is one of the largest NHS teaching Trusts in the United Kingdom. Sandwell General Hospital is a busy acute teaching hospital of the Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust in West Bromwich, England and provides an extensive range of general and specialist hospital services. ... Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest teaching Trusts in the UK and comprises of Sandwell General Hospital in West Bromwich, Birmingham City Hospital and Rowley Regis Hospital. ...


William Legge, 2nd Earl of Dartmouth had his seat at Sandwell Hall. Legge was unusual as an aristocrat of this period by being a Methodist and attending the Wednesbury Methodist meetings, where fellow Methodist - many of them colliers and drovers - knew him as "Brother Earl". William Legge, 2nd Earl of Dartmouth (June 20, 1731 - July 7, 1801) was a British statesman who is most remembered for his part in the government before and during the American Revolution. ... The Methodist movement is a group of denominations of Protestant Christianity. ... For the legal principle, see Wednesbury unreasonableness. ...


West Bromwich Town Hall and the Grand Organ within are features along with the Walk West Bromwich Heritage Trail. This was constructed by the West Bromwich Town Improvement Commissioners who had also constructed a market hall, free library and public baths[1]. West Bromwich Town Hall West Bromwich Town Hall is a Grade II listed town hall in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England. ...


In 2004, a modern community arts centre known as "The Public" was developed in the town centre. Designed by the architect Will Alsop, the £52million venue comprises a massive cuboid building constructed in dark grey and silver metal cladding with irregularly-shaped windows edged in magenta; its appearance has drawn comparisons with a fish tank [2]. The development has been beset by financial difficulties, going into administration even before the expected opening date of July 2006 [3]. The Public Building The Public, viewed from the north View from the north west View from the north east The Public (rendered with StudlyCaps as THEpUBLIC on its logo) is a community arts organisation based in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, and also a large modern building constructed in West... Will Alsop (born 1947) is an English architect based in London, responsible for several distinctive and controversial modernist buildings — most in the United Kingdom. ... In anatomy, the cuboid bone is a bone in the foot. ... Grey or gray (see spelling differences) is a color between white and black. ... Silver is the metallic shade of the color gray closest to that of polished silver. ... The term cladding can have a number of meanings: Regarding optical fiber in telecommunication, cladding is one or more layers of material of lower refractive index, in intimate contact with a core material of higher refractive index. ... Magenta is a color made up of equal parts of red and blue light. ... Administration is a procedure under the insolvency laws of a number of common law jurisdictions which functions as a rescue mechanism for insolvent companies and allows them to carry on running their business. ...


History

Historical population of West Bromwich [4]
Year Population figure
1801 5,687
1811 7,485
1821 9,505
1831 15,377
1841 26,121
1851 34,581
1861 41,795
1871 47,918
1881 56,295
1891 59,538
1901 65,175
1950 89,000
1991 146,386

West Bromwich was first mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086, the name meaning "the little village on the heath of broom" (broom being a particular type of bush). It is believed that it may have originally been part of the Handsworth parish[5]. A Benedictine priory existed in West Bromwich from the 12th century around which much of the town grew. In 1727 the town became a stop on the coaching road between London and Shrewsbury and its growth began. In the 19th century coal deposits were discovered, ensuring that the town grew rapidly as an industrial centre, with industries such as spring, gun and nail making developing. A line drawing entitled Domesday Book from Andrew Williamss Historic Byways and Highways of Old England. ... Events Domesday Book is completed in England Emperor Shirakawa of Japan starts his cloistered rule Imam Ali Mosque is rebuilt by the Seljuk Malik Shah I after being destroyed by fire. ... Handsworth is the name of more than one place. ... Munichs city symbol celebrates its founding by Benedictine monks—the origin of its name A Benedictine is a person who follows the Rule of St Benedict. ... A priory is an ecclesiastical circumscription run by a prior. ... (11th century - 12th century - 13th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 12th century was that century which lasted from 1101 to 1200. ... Events 1727 to 1800 - Lt. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... This article is about the town of Shrewsbury in England. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ...


In 1888 West Bromwich became a county borough, incorporating the village of Great Barr. It was expanded in 1966 to include most of the borough of Tipton and Wednesbury urban district, before joining with the neighbouring county borough of Warley in 1974 to form the Metropolitan Borough of Sandwell. Year 1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... County borough was a term introduced in 1889 in the United Kingdom to refer to a borough or a city independent of county administration. ... Great Barr is a large and loosely-defined area which straddles the boundaries of Birmingham, West Bromwich (Sandwell) and Walsall, West Midlands, England. ... Look up Borough in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The Tipton is also the name of a fictional hotel on The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, and a term to describe low-grade sportscards. ... For the legal principle, see Wednesbury unreasonableness. ... In the British Isles an urban district was a type of local government district which covered an urbanised area. ... Warley was a county borough formed in 1966 by the combination of the existing county borough of Smethwick with the towns of Oldbury and Rowley Regis. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Sandwell is a metropolitan borough in the West Midlands of England. ...


Charlemont Hall built c.1755 stood on the west side of the present Charlemont Crescent, in the Charlemont and Grove Vale neighbourhood of the town. Charlemont Hall was described c. 1800 as 'a lofty neat-looking house of brick, faced with stone, with iron palisades etc. in front'. An east wing was added in 1855. The last occupants were Thomas Jones, town clerk of Wednesbury 1897-1921, and his widow. The house was demolished in 1948, and is now covered by a number of smaller detached homes.


During 1822, West Bromwich suffered heavily in the Cholera epidemic of 1831 which spread northwards into the town. A temporary board of health was set up and a hospital opened in the former Revivalist chapel in Spon Lane. The natural gradual slope of the land provided drainage within the soil, however, urbanisation made this increasingly difficult and drainage along the streets was described as inadequate. 1822 (MDCCCXXII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Often then called Indian Cholera or Cholera Morbus, the outbreak of Cholera in Sunderland in 1831 was the first occurrence of the disease in the United Kingdom. ...


The West Bromwich Town Improvement Commissioners was established in 1854, and they tackled the drainage problem in the town. They appointed members to new titles and in the 1880s bought land in Friar Park for a sewerage farm. 1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... // Development and commercial production of electric lighting Development and commercial production of gasoline-powered automobile by Karl Benz, Gottlieb Daimler and Maybach First commercial production and sales of phonographs and phonograph recordings. ...


Under the Reform Act of 1832, West Bromwich became part of the new southern division of Staffordshire, and under the Reform Act of 1867 it was transferred to the parliamentary borough of Wednesbury[6]. Under the Redistribution of Seats Act of 1885, the borough of West Bromwich became a parliamentary borough returning one member. In 1885, it was held by the Liberal Democrats but from 1886 to 1906 it was held by the Conservative Party before being held by the Liberal Democrats again until 1910 when the Conservative Part regained the area which they held until 1918 under the representation of Viscount Lewisham[6]. In 1918, it became a Labour hold who held it since except for between 1931 to 1935 when it held by the National Unionists[6]. The British Reform Act of 1832 (2 & 3 Will. ... Staffordshire (abbreviated Staffs) is a landlocked county in the West Midlands region of England. ... The Reform Act 1867 (also known as the Second Reform Act) was a piece of British legislation that greatly increased the number of men who could vote in elections in the UK. In its final form, the Reform Act 1867 enfranchised all male householders and abolished compounding (the practice of... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Year 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... The Conservative Party (officially the Conservative and Unionist Party) is the second largest political party in the United Kingdom in terms of sitting Members of Parliament (MPs), the largest in terms of public membership, and is the second oldest extant political party in the world. ... 1910 (MCMX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Sunday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... The title of Earl of Dartmouth was created in the Peerage of Great Britain in 1711 for William Legge, 2nd Baron Dartmouth, who was then Secretary of State for the Southern Department. ... Year 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ...


Politics

The town crest of West Bromwich.
The town crest of West Bromwich.

The town is divided into two constituencies; West Bromwich East and West Bromwich West. West Bromwich East is served by Tom Watson of Labour. He has held the position since the 2001 general election. Before him was Peter Snape, also of Labour who had served the ward since the 1992 general election[7]. Image File history File links Westbromcrest. ... Image File history File links Westbromcrest. ... West Bromwich East is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... West Bromwich West is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Thomas Anthony Watson (born 8 January 1967) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... The Labour Party has been, since its founding in the early 20th century, the principal political party of the left in England, Scotland and Wales. ... Peter Snape, Baron Snape (born February 12, 1942) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ...


West Bromwich West is served by Adrian Bailey of Labour who won a 54.3% share in the 2005 General election. He has been MP for the ward since the 2000 By-election[8]. Before this, the MP for the ward was Betty Boothroyd[9]. Adrian Bailey (born December 11, British politician, and Labour and Co_operative member of Parliament for West Bromwich West. ... The Labour Party has been, since its founding in the early 20th century, the principal political party of the left in England, Scotland and Wales. ... The Member of Parliament for West Bromwich, West, the Rt. ... Betty Boothroyd, Baroness Boothroyd, OM, PC (born October 8, 1929 in Dewsbury, England), is a British politician and was the first female Speaker of the House of Commons. ...


Religion

West Bromwich is a culturally diverse area with many places of worship for several different religions.


The Christian church is still the predominant faith group in the area, with the Church of England providing the most places of worship across the geographically wider West Bromwich Deanery (taking in West Bromwich, Hill Top, Stone Cross, Carter's Green, Friars Green and others) which contains nine Anglican churches and the newly formed West Bromwich Network Church. Other Christian denominations are present, including Roman Catholic, Methodist, Baptist, Elim Pentecostal, Assemblies of God and other independent churches. The parish of West Bromwich is under the Diocese of Lichfield. The Church of England is the officially established Christian church[1] in England, and acts as the mother and senior branch of the worldwide Anglican Communion, as well as a founding member of the Porvoo Communion. ... West Bromwich Network Church logo West Bromwich Network Church is a new church set up in January 2007 by Rev. ... The Diocese of Mercia was created by Bishop Diuma in around 656 and the see was settled in Lichfield in 669 by the then bishop, Ceadda (later Saint Chadd). ...


Hindus have had a formal place of worship in West Bromwich since the opening of the Shree Krishna Temple in 1974, in a converted church once called Ebenezer Congregational chapel which had closed in 1971[10]. Hinduism (known as in some modern Indian languages[1]) is a religion that originated on the Indian subcontinent. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday. ...


In 1875 being locked out of a packed evangelist meeting in Birmingham caused John Blackham of Ebenezer Congregational Church to start the Pleasant Sunday Afternoon Movement[11].


Transport

For roads, the M5 motorway between the West Midlands and the West Country passes through the town. West Bromwich has its own bus station in the town centre, with connections to Birmingham and other major towns in the West Midlands. The M5 near J28, Devon This article concerns the M5 motorway in England. ... The West Country is an informal term for the area of south-western England roughly corresponding to the modern South West England government region. ... unga bunga This article is about the English city. ... The West Midlands is a geographical term describing the western half of central England, known as the Midlands. ...


West Bromwich railway station was opened by the Great Western Railway on its route between Birmingham Snow Hill and Wolverhampton Low Level on 14 November 1854. The trackbed of that line is now served by the Midland Metro light rail (tram) system. West Bromwich railway station was a major intermediate station on the Great Western Railways Birmingham Snow Hill-Wolverhampton Low Level Line. ... The original Bristol Temple Meads station, first terminus of the GWR, is the building to the left of this picture The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company, linking South West England, the West Country and South Wales with London. ... Note omission of Jewellery Quarter. ... Birmingham Snow Hill station is a railway station located in the centre of Birmingham, England. ... Wolverhampton High Level was a railway station on Sun Street, in Wolverhampton, England. ... November 14 is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 47 days remaining. ... 1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Midland Metro tram 05 approaching West Bromwich tram stop The Midland Metro is a light-rail tram system in the West Midlands of England. ...


The nearest main-line railway station is now Sandwell and Dudley railway station, approximately one mile away in Oldbury town centre. Sandwell and Dudley is a railway station on the West Coast Main Line, situated between Oldbury and West Bromwich, West Midlands, England. ... Map sources for Oldbury at grid reference SP3194 Oldbury is a town in Englands Black Country. ...


The nearest airport which is approximately 16 miles away, is Birmingham International Airport. Birmingham International Airport (IATA: BHX, ICAO: EGBB) is a major airport located 5. ...


Neighbourhoods

All Saints Church, Charlemont. ... All Saints Church, Charlemont. ... All Saints Church, Charlemont. ... Great Barr is a large and loosely-defined area which straddles the boundaries of Birmingham, West Bromwich (Sandwell) and Walsall, West Midlands, England. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Sandwell Valley is an area of green belt in the West Midlands of England, on the border of Birmingham and West Bromwich, with Walsall at its northern end. ...

Famous people

This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Methodist movement is a group of denominations of Protestant Christianity. ... Denise Lewis OBE (born August 27, 1972, in West Bromwich, England) is a British athlete who specialises in the heptathlon. ... A heptathlon is a sportive contest made up of seven events (from the Greek hepta (seven) and athlon (contest)). More specifically, the term heptathlon refers to an athletic (track and field) event consisting of seven events. ... Robert Anthony Plant (born August 20, 1948, West Bromwich, West Midlands, England) is an English rock singer and songwriter, most famous for his membership in the rock band Led Zeppelin, but also for his successful solo career. ... A singer is a musician who uses his or her voice to produce music. ... Led Zeppelin were an English rock band who formed in 1968. ... Madeleine Carroll (February 26, 1906 - October 2, 1987) was a British actress, who was popular in the 1930s and 1940s. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Jana Bellin (b. ... Chess is a recreational and competitive game for two players. ... Philip Parris Lynott (August 20, 1949–January 4, 1986) was an Irish singer, instrumentalist and songwriter, who first came to prominence as a member of Thin Lizzy. ... Thin Lizzy are a hard rock band who formed in Dublin, Ireland in 1969. ... Ian Hill of Judas Priest Ian Frank Hill (born January 20, 1951) is a founding member and bass player for Birmingham heavy metal band Judas Priest. ... Judas Priest are a heavy metal band formed in 1968 in the northwest midlands of England, near Birmingham. ... K.K. Downing of Judas Priest K.K. Downing was born as Kenneth Downing on October 27, 1951 in Walsall, England. ... Judas Priest are a heavy metal band formed in 1968 in the northwest midlands of England, near Birmingham. ... Christopher Graham Collins, aka Frank Skinner (born 28 January 1957 is an English writer and comedian. ... A comedian, or comic, is an entertainer who amuses an audience by making them laugh. ... Brian Walden (born July 8, 1932) was a Labour Member of Parliament and is now a journalist and broadcaster. ... A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters to a parliament. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... Note: broadcasting is also the old term for hand sowing. ... Matthew Marsden (born March 3, 1973, in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England) is an English actor. ...

Local dialect

The West Bromwich dialect owes much to the Black Country which has words of its own and strong pronunciation. The West Bromwich version, however, is slightly diluted but still contrasts markedly with the adjacent Birmingham "Brummie" dialect. RAMID KHAN


Quotes

  • "I would rather spend a holiday in Tuscany than in the Black Country, but if I were compelled to chose between living in West Bromwich or Florence, I would make straight for West Bromwich." J.B. Priestley, English Journey

Tuscany (Italian: ) is one of the 20 Regions of Italy. ... Florence (Italian: ) is the capital city of the region of Tuscany, Italy. ... John Boynton Priestley (September 13, 1894, Bradford, England - August 14, 1984, Stratford-upon-Avon) was a British writer and broadcaster. ...

References

  1. ^ Vision Of Britain: West Bromwich
  2. ^ What looks like a magenta fish, cost £52m and closed before it opened? - The Observer (Guardian Arts), June 25 2006
  3. ^ Debts put new arts centre on hold, BBC News, 6 March 2006
  4. ^ GENUKI: West Bromwich Census information
  5. ^ British History Online: West Bromwich Churches
  6. ^ a b c British History Online: West Bromwich parliamentary history
  7. ^ The Guardian: West Bromwich East
  8. ^ The Guardian: West Bromwich West
  9. ^ The Guardian: West Bromwich West full election history
  10. ^ British History Online: West Bromwich Hindus
  11. ^ Black Country Society:Pleasant Sunday Afternoon

See also

West Bromwich Building Society is a UK building society, with its headquarters in West Bromwich, in the West Midlands in England. ... All Saints Church, Charlemont. ...

External links

  • Sandwell MBC

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