Miss Rhos 1930

Miss Rhos 1930

Miss Rhos 1930. Source: Local Bygones; NWN Media. Why not follow Local Bygones on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Also check out the website for thousands of local pictures from days gone by.


RWF and Hightown Barracks

RWF and Hightown Barracks. WREXHAM, during the 1914-18 war felt the full impact of the hardships and heartbreaks of war. Hightown Barracks, as the depot of the Royal Welsh Fusiliers saw the hasty mobilisation of [more]

Penycae Council School

Penycae Council School – Extracts from Log Book

The following extracts are transcribed from the Log Books of Penycae Council School from it’s opening in 1909 to 1984. These entries demonstrate how times were very difficult and different to today’s modern schools. 04/01/1909 [more]

Victoria School

Victoria School – Class 11A 1933

Victoria School CLASS 11A 1933 Victoria School, Wrexham. Back Row – Left to Right. ?, ?, Tony Wingett, Barbara Clutton, ?, Betty Harvey, ?, ?, ?, Colin McQuistin, Joan Jones, ?, ?, Middle Row (Boys [more]


Gresford Colliery Disaster 1934

The men and boys who lost their lives at Gresford Colliery. Anders, John Thomas; Repairer; 31 Anders, John; Beltman; 27 Anderson, George; Repairer; 67 Andrews, Alfred (Owen); Cutter; 43 Archibald, Joseph (John)*; Metal; 47 Archibald, [more]