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Historic Wednesfield: Trap Making


Last week we came across an article about Wednesfield’s history of trap making, so we thought we’d share it on WV11.

The Wednesfield area was renowned as the British centre for trap making during the Victorian era and the traps that were made in Wednesfield were exported in huge numbers around the world.

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