Church End, Yardley

B25 - Grid reference SP134863

Yardley Village
Yardley Village






As a relatively large manor, some 12 miles long by 7 miles wide, Yardley was divided into three adminstrative districts or ends from Elizabethan times. However, the use of the name Church End was probably in use well before that. This end was focussed around Yardley village and lay north of the Coventry Road within a great crook of the River Cole to the west and north.


William Dargue  01.08.2010


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For 19th-century Ordnance Survey maps of Birmingham go to British History Online.