By Tony Lancaster

Madeley parish is located within the north-west nook of Staffordshire. it really is set in an enticing panorama of hills and meadows. the current visual appeal of the parish is either revealing and misleading by way of its background. The medieval church and its atmosphere, the outdated corridor and Madeley Pool all recommend a parish that has constructed over many centuries and is regular of rural Staffordshire. in keeping with the presence of coal and iron and helped by way of a community of railways, 19th century Madeley observed immense alterations. by means of the center of the 20th century there has been little of that commercial task left. Its hub, the coal mine, closed and the village of Leycett nearly disappeared. This e-book is going on a visible trip throughout the parish and makes an attempt to demonstrate either continuity and change.

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