Biographies

The Viggars Family

JOHN VIGGARS was, baptised in   April 1832 in Manchester, he was the son of Daniel and Rebecca, at the time his father Daniel was a publican.  The Viggars family moved to Chester where Daniel became [more]

Church & Chapels

Ffrwd (Frood) Chapel

THE  FROOD CHAPEL JOSIAH BOYDELL was born in 1764 in Gresford, he  came  from a very prominent family and he  became a land agent and surveyor, one of his tasks was  the “enclosure awards” which [more]

Froncysyllte Fountain War Memorial
War Memorials

Froncysyllte Boer War Memorial

The Boer War monument, a drinking fountain, stands beside the main Holyhead Road, near St. David’s Church. It was erected, by public subscription, in 1909 to commemorate two soldiers who died in the Boer War, [more]

Bwlchgwyn War Memorial
Bwlchgwyn

Bwlchgwyn War Memorial

Bwlchgwyn War Memorial commemorates those from the area who were killed in World War I and World War II. Those commemorated on Bwlchgwyn War Memorial Thomas BROWN William BROWN Joseh Davies Hugh Owen Edwards Edward [more]