Churches & Chapels

St. Mary’s Catholic Cathedral, Wrexham.

St. Mary’s Catholic Cathedral, Regent Street, Wrexham. WREXHAM is the Episcopal seat of the Roman Catholic diocese of Menevia which covers all Wales with the exception of Gwent (formerly Glamorgan and Monmouth). St. Mary’s in [more]

Y Groes Chapel 1845 - 1985
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Y GROES CHAPEL 1845 – 1985 Penycae

Y Groes is about 2 miles from Ruabon. It is part of a populous village. The lower part, that nearest Ruabon is known as Y Groes, while the upper part is known as Penycae. Before [more]

Churches & Chapels

The Iron Church of St. Mary’s

A meeting was held at the National Schoolroom in Rhos in March 1878.  It was chaired by the Rev. J. Jones.  A resolution was proposed and carried unanimously in favour of purchasing an iron church [more]

Richard Gwyn
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Saint Richard Gwyn, Wrexham

Saint Richard Gwyn was martyred by being hanged, drawn and quartered for high treason on 15th October 1584. He was canonised by Pope Paul VI in 1970 as one of the Forty Martyrs of England [more]