Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham
Dictionary of Birmingham.
A History and Guide,
Containing Thousands of Dates and References to Matters of Interest connected with the Past and Present History of the Town-its Public Buildings, Chapels, Churches and Clubs— its Friendly Societies and Benevolent Associations, Philanthropic and Philosophical Institutions—its Colleges and Schools, Parks, Gardens, Theatres, and Places of Amusement—its Men of Worth and Noteworthy Men, Manufactures and Trades, Population, Rates, Statistics of progress, &c., &c.
Compiled by Thos. T. Harman, Author of "The Local Book of Dates," "Notes and Records," &c.,
for the proprietors—
Walter Showell & Sons,
Cross + Wells Brewery, Oldbury,
Head Offices: 157, Gt. Charles Street, Birmingham.
Printed by J. G. Hammond & Co., 136-138, Edmund Street; and Published by
Cornish Brothers, New Street.