People talk about their lives flashing before their eyes in an instant. But what if a place could see it’s own long history unfold in just a few moments? Even in the last two hundred years or so, the Black Country has gone through some momentus changes – something we don’t always realise when we look around the area today. From a collection of scattered rural settlements, through the massive nineteenth century exploitation of coal and iron resources, to its reincarnation as the home to a million people, this short video clip tries to visualise what a birds-eye view of change in the Black Country might have looked like:
- The Planner's Eye wp.me/p3GxMM-7j via @sbriercliffe http://t.co/sPXl35Ui8h 1 day ago
- RT @jezturner: Black Country English: literary representations of an uncodified urban dialect bcu.ac.uk/english/resear… @distinctlybc 1 day ago
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