Building an on-line Archive of the History of Redditch
Outputs Owned By:
Format Of Outputs:
Selected on request
Compiling the history of High Duty Alloys
Researching Faith and Religion in Redditch in particular the history of various churches
Publishing booklets on various historic topics on-line from various sources
Researcher & Source provider
Researching Redditch History though local and national newspapers and organising article collected by topic. A list of the proposed topics is being compiled
Building a schedule of historic sites and buildings in Redditch and collecting the history of those sites & Buildings
Publishing on-line booklets documenting the lives of notable Redditch people from both our own and donated source research.
Documenting the residents and business over the generations of streets which have been lost to the New Town Development
Compiling as list of manufacturing companies that have traded in the town over the years
Publishing the memories on-line of Redditch residents
Documenting interesting fact about the old town from donated documents, peoples memories and peoples research.
Compiling a schedule of Farms old and new in the Redditch area with the inclusion of photographs or documents relating to those farms.
Publishing on-line booklets documenting the lives of ordinary Redditch people from both our own and donated source research.
Building a photographic record of Historic Redditch, where possible including “Then” & “Now” images
Compiling an comprehensive Time Line documenting the history of the Redditch
Researching and documenting the impact of WW1 and WW2 on the town including a comprehesive list of War casulaties and the impact of the wars on the Home Front.
Digitizing Photographs held in Redditch Library
Cataloguing archives held in Redditch Library.
(Digitised for web searching by Derek Coombes)
Limited access published
Redditch Newtown Exhibition
Exhibition Display Poster(s)
Redditch People Exhibition
Redditch Farming Heritage Exhibition
Digitizing Photographs and other documents donated by Mike Cater with reference to his father Ernie Cater
Digitizing Photographs and other documents in the Headless Cross Methodist Church Time Capsule
Producing display books on various topics from collected and donated artefacts for use at exhibitions and displays
Donated to Society
Memories of growing up in Headless Cross
Not yet decided
Not yet available
Building a collection of Audio and Visual media that depicts Redditch History
Compiling a list of books published that record the history of Redditch and the surrounding area
Printed and an On-line Document
Creation of Year “Scrap Books” containing newspaper cutting of day-to-day events during the year reported in local newspapers.
Manually Prepared document
Documenting peoples memories of growing up in Redditch
Documentation of the history of the Hymatic company from donated papers and members memories.
Supporting the Palace Theatre in the celebration of its 100th anniversary in 2013
Web site (Off Line Access)
Investigations and research into the history of Health in Redditch.
Printed & Electronic
Complete on Request
The History of Church Green - From Medieval times to the Present Day
The Life and times of Edwin and William Smallwood
The Averys of Headless Cross - A Victorian Dynasty