The development of Welwyn Garden City

Photo:Council map of the town's development

Council map of the town's development

Welwyn Garden City Library

Planning for the future

By Daphne Knott

Welwyn Garden City was carefully planned from its very beginnings. the map in this picture shows how the town developed over time, from a small settlement around Handside to the beginnings of the modern town.

 

Can you find where you live on this map?

This page was added by Jack Moulder on 27/11/2009.

If you're already a registered user of this site, please login using the form on the left-hand side of this page.