The development of Welwyn Garden City

Planning for the future

By Daphne Knott

Council map of the town's development
Welwyn Garden City Library

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 on 27/11/2009.

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