Scotlands Estate

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The Scotlands
The Scotlands is located in West Midlands county
The Scotlands
The Scotlands
 The Scotlands shown within the West Midlands
Metropolitan borough Wolverhampton
Metropolitan county West Midlands
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WOLVERHAMPTON
Postcode district WV10
Dialling code 01902
Police West Midlands
Fire West Midlands
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
UK Parliament Wolverhampton
List of places
UK
England
West Midlands

Coordinates: 52°36′50″N 2°05′53″W / 52.614°N 2.098°W / 52.614; -2.098

The Scotlands Estate is a residential area of Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England.

It was developed between 1935 and 1937 as council housing to rehouse families from town centre slums. It formed an effective extension to the nearby Low Hill estate, which was also developed by the local council and was built between 1925 and 1929. Part of the estate, including all of Barrie Crescent and most of the northern section of Keats Road, was demolished in the mid 1980s following the deterioration of the condition of many houses.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geograph, A History of Council Housing in Wolverhampton".