Bartley Green District

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(Local & Family History)  The National Archives has a number of searchable databases to help you find the records you need. They also have several searchable databases to help you find out about records held by other archives.


(Local History)  The Lapal Canal Project.  Striving for the incremental restoration of the decommissioned half of the Dudley No. 2 Canal, between Halesowen and Selly Oak, eventually to full navigation,  via the Woodgate Valley.


(Genealogy)  The database will eventually cover West Midlands births, marriages and deaths for the years 1837 to 1950 and beyond.


(Local History)

The Weoley Collection at Weoley Castle Library has been built up over the past few years and contains all the material at the library about the Weoley Castle area and the historic Manor of Weoley.


(Local History)

Local History Online for news, resources, information, courses and nearly 1,000 local history links. Also a calendar of events and local history books for sale online.


(Local History)

The Local History Collection of Newman Library covers every aspect of West Midlands history in a variety of different media. There are photographs, old maps, 19th and 20th Century newspapers on microfilm, the 1871 Census for Birmingham, copies of archival material and 4,000 books and pamphlets.



Parish Church for Bartley Green and Woodgate Valley.




      Friends of Woodgate Valley Country Park.

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(Local History)                    ALTON DOUGLAS BOOKS

If you come from Aston or Acocks Green, the City Centre or Cotteridge, Erdington or Edgbaston, Handsworth or Hall Green, Kings Norton or Kings Heath, Ladywood or Longbridge, Small Heath or Selly Oak, Weoley Castle or Winson Green - or WHEREVER -  you'll love our books on Birmingham.



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