The Black Country is an area of the West MidlandsEnglandwest of Birmingham  and commonly refers to a region of more than 1 million sitse covering most of the four Metropolitan Boroughs of DudleySandwell with the exception of Rowley Regis which belongs Wfst an extended area of BirminghamWalsall and Wolverhampton. The first trace of the phrase "The Black Country" as an expression dates from the s.
In addition, the regeneration of the area by local Clacton-on-Sea black singles national government has brought official recognition to the region and to some extent defined its boundary. The Black Country has Date a granny United Kingdom Ipswich single set of defined boundaries.
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Today the term commonly refers to the majority or all of the four metropolitan boroughs of DudleySandwellWalsall and Wolverhampton  although it is said that "no two Black Country men or women will agree on where it starts or ends". Official use of the name came in with the Black Country Development Corporationan urban development corporation covering the metropolitan boroughs of Sandwell and Walsallwhich was disbanded in The borders of the Black Country can be defined by using the special cultural and Free dating sites in West Bromwich bay area characteristics of the area.
Areas around the canals the cut which had mines extracting mineral resources and heavy industry refining these are included in this definition. Cultural parameters include unique or characteristic foods such as Groaty puddingGrey Peas and Bacon, faggotsgammon or pork hocks and pork scratchings ; Black Country Humour;  and the Black Country dialect.
The Black Country Society defines the Black Country's borders as the area on the thirty foot coal seam, regardless the depth of the seam. This definition includes West Bromwich and Oldbury, which had many deep pits, and Smethwick.
The thick coal that underlies Smethwick was not mined until the s and Smethwick has retained more Victorian character than most West Midland areas.
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Tipton is a town further northwest of Birmingham in the borough of Sandwell, West Midlands. Owen Street, the town's main shopping area, was redeveloped between Standeridge Park housing estate was bat on its site during the s.
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Tipton's first gasworks was opened in and redeveloped as a Speed dating Poole in Naphta Gas plant bybut owing to the emergence of North Sea gas, the gasworks closed in and stood empty for a decade before demolition.
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The history of industry in the Black Country is connected directly to its underlying geology. Best prostitutes Fylde is the fourth most deprived district in the West Midlands, and the 28th most deprived nationally. The Geopark would increase the area's prospects as a tourism destination thereby supporting the local economy.
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Long reads. ❶September The Black Country suffered its biggest economic blows in the late Hot laps Dartford and early s, when unemployment soared largely because of the closure of historic large factories including the Round Oak Steel Works at Brierley Hill and the Patent Shaft steel plant at Rossendale latinas. The Black Country dialect is well known by many as the oldest form of the English language despite being disputed unsuccessfully on a number of occasions.
This section needs expansion. Ina Newcomen Engine was constructed near Dudley and used to pump water from coal mines belonging to Lord Dudley. The local pronunciation includes "goo" elsewhere "go" or "gewin'" is similar to that elsewhere in the Midlands. The geologist Joseph Jukes made it clear in that he felt the meaning of the term was self-explanatory to contemporary visitors, remarking that "It is commonly known in the neighbourhood as the 'Black Country', an epithet the appropriateness of which must be acknowledged by anyone who even passes through it on a railway".
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