to other sites

    Holy Trinity Church           Details of the church and hall, burial plan and list of graves with stones (but not the actual inscriptions), plus links and message board. A good site.       Bits of Amblecote history.      Bits of older Amblecote history.

    Amblecote Primary School              A link to Amblecote Primary School, where you can get a fascinating glimpse of how Amblecote's young kids are nurtured.

    Midlands Pubs                        Alas, this site is now but a shadow of its former self, we can but hope it will rise from the dead.

    Hitchmough's Black Country Pubs              An excellent site for Black Country pub research, perhaps a little light on illustrations, but full to the brim with facts.

    Stourbridge                       A site where you can explore our neighbour, the town on the other side of the River Stour.

    Black Country History                 An interesting site combining the archives of several of our local archive centres on line.

    International Festival of Glass                 All you want to know about Amblecote and Wordsley's biennial glass festival, events, venues, dates, talks, etc..

    Black Country Connections                    A useful site for tracking down your ancestors - and adding to the pool of knowledge.

    Dudley M.B.C. list of planning applications        A chance to browse and see who is planning what in our area.

    Broadfield House Glass Museum           This is a link to the page on the Dudley council web site which describes the Broadfield House Glass Museum and its contents.

    Red House Glass Cone           This link is to the page on the Dudley council web site which describes the Red House Glass Cone.

    Ruskin Glasshouse College           The Ruskin site has a large selection of glass studios where various glassmaking practices are carried out. There is also a college where the theories and practicalities of glassmaking are taught to young people. This site details the glassmaking collage.

          .....see also    Bruntnell Astley          Unit 15 at the Ruskin Centre.

    Midland Heritage          An interesting site, with probably something for everyone. I like the Dudley Rail Tunnel pictures.

    Amblecote - Wordsley Methodist Chapel           A chance to see another side of Amblecote life, with a link to our site.

    Black Country Muse           "Does what it says on the tin" - A very interesting site full of musings about the Black Country. Fascinating reading !

    Dudley Archives & Local History Service.


   Our Neighbouring Societies Web Sites

       Sedgley Local History Society

       Wordsley History Society

       History of Wollaston Group

       Clent History Society

       Hagley Historical and Field Society

       Romsley and Hunnington History Society

       Quarry Bank / Brierley Hill           A look at bits of the areas surrounding Amblecote by the Mount Pleasant Local History Group.

       Lye & Wollescote Historical Society         Site is out of date, but worth a look.

       Kingswinford and District Historical Society

       Stourbridge Historical Society           A relatively new site by our neighbours across the River Stour.

       Wolverhampton History & Heritage Society

       Wall Heath village website

       Willenhall History Society

       History of Oldbury

       Kinver Historical Society

       Pensnett Past & Present

       Belbroughton Local History Society

       Droitwich History & Archaelogical Society

       Redditch Local History Society

       Woodside History & Memory Group






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