Publicity photograph of Kathy Dougall taken early 1950s while working at the Bal Tabarin in Paris. Source: Geoff Wilding
An area of Wrexham that has changed beyond recognition is Farndon Street, Kendrick Place, and the surrounding streets of terrace houses. The families who lived in these tightly packed terraces may not have had much [more]
This ornate dwelling was one of the largest half-timber constructed houses in Flintshire. It was built for Randall Broughton in about 1642. The infill to the timber work was in wattle and daub and the [more]
Palace Cinema, Broughton. Opened on Monday 7th December 1936 with 443 Seats showing the film ‘Limelight’. British Sound and Projection equipment installed at the Palace were said to be ‘far superior to anything that they [more]
Mount Pleasant, Ponciau. Annual Report 1950. Pastor D. Eric Evans writes the 1950 Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Annual Report retrospectively in 1951. It is a detailed account of church activities and expenditures in 1949 and [more]
St Mary’s school 1950. The young chap looking at the camera is Glyn Griffiths, who “got the cane for that”. Source: Picture kindly supplied by Glyn Griffiths.
Hafod Colliery workers c1958 Source: C. Lloyd Can you name any of these faces? Get in touch via our contact page.
J. C. Edwards Railway Sidings at Trevor in 1957