Bibliography and other sources


BAXTER, M (2002). Images of England: Stechford, Ward End, and Washwood Heath. Tempus Publishing, Stroud, Gloucestershire.

Birmingham City Council. Information on Ward End Park House.

CHINN, C. The Ward End Story from beginning to End. Birmingham Evening Mail, 7 Dec 2013.

COOPER, J. (1985) A Short History of St Margaret’s Church, Ward End.

GOVIER, K. (2010) Ward End from Ancient Times to the Present Day. Overpool Neighbourhood Forum, Birmingham.

HITCHES, M. (1999) Birmingham Transport, Worcester, Sutton Publishing Ltd.

JONES, J.M. (1974) Saltley and Little Bromwich.

JONES, J.M (1976) Duddeston and Nechells: an Introduction to Their Historical Geography.

JUKES, J. (1990) Memories of Old Ward End. Brewin Books, Studley.

WIGHAN, C.C.N. History of Ward End. (Unpublished work in Ward End Library).


Birmingham City Council: Ward End Library. Saleem Ayub (Manager) and Toni Daly (Assistant Manager)

 Christopher Jukes

Online sources

Birmingham Conservation Trust

Birmingham Heritage

Birmingham History Forum

Centre for West Midlands History: University of Birmingham

Cinema Treasures

Kinnersley Family of Ward End Hall.  Researched by Steve Hunt

Library of Birmingham

Local History Online

National Archives

Our Warwickshire

St Margarets Community Trust

Warwickshire Local History Society

Warwickshire Railways  Lots to look at including local former stations of Saltley, Bromford, and Castle Bromwich.

Willam Dargue: A History of Birmingham Places and Placenames, from A-Y