Biographies

Thomas & Ann Rowland

by Annette Edwards. Frances Stocker was born about 1790 in Marchwiel, she was the daughter of David Stocker and Margaret Evans. On 24 August 1815, the North Wales Gazette published an article about the Meeting [more] [more]

Biographies

The GRAHAM Family

THE GRAHAM FAMILY Matthew Graham was born about 1834 in Scotland, and by 1871 he was living in New Ferry, Bebingon where he was working as a coachman. His wife was Helen Connell who also [more] [more]

Biographies

Josiah HAGUE

JOSIAH HAGUE 1833 – 1904 CATHERINE HAGUE 1833 – 1901 Josiah Hague was born in Northop about 1883 his father Daniel was a lead miner and his mother was Elizabeth, in 1841 there were Josiah [more] [more]

Marchwiel

Marchwiel Station

Marchwiel railway station was a station in Marchwiel, Wrexham. The station was opened on 2 November 1895 and closed on 10 September 1962. Preceding Station/Halt Following Station/Halt (coming soon) Back to Wrexham and Ellesmere Railway. [more]

Bangor On Dee

Dee River Crossing

The Wrexham and Ellesmere Railway. At 45m the lattice bridge spanned the River Dee near to Overton On Dee carrying the Wrexham Central to Ellesmere Railway. It was dismantled following the closure of the line [more]

Railways

Wrexham and Ellesmere Railway

The Wrexham and Ellesmere Railway originally ran from Wrexham Central Station, to Ellesmere Station in Shropshire, England. The line first opened in 1895 and closed in 1962. The section between Wrexham Central and Abenbury was [more]