Warwickshire UK, is probably best known around the world for it’s most famous son William Shakespeare.
- It is a fascinating county, largely rural to the south, the North became more industrial as the Industrial Revolution unrolled.
- It’s industrial heart contains a mixture of mining, clay and cement working, textiles and engineering.
- It is crossed by canals and railways all giving hints to it’s industrial past.
For those with family history connections to the county, the following links may be useful:
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire CV37, UK