In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Wood Green like this:
Wood Green, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., partly in West Bromwich par. and bor., but chiefly in Wednesbury par. and bor., Staffordshire, pop. 4032; the sta. lies between James Bridge sta. and Bascot Junction.
Additional information about this locality is available for Wednesbury
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Wood Green has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Sandwell. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Wood Green and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Wood Green, in Sandwell and Staffordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 25th May 2013
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