Llay Main
20s

Llay Main Colliery

Llay Main Colliery was the last major mine to be sunk on the southern part of the North Wales Coalfield, Llay Main was completed in 1921, after sinking work had been postponed by the First [more]

1800s

Britain’s Original Lager Brewery – Wrexham Lager

Britain’s Original Lager Brewery – Wrexham Lager. Wrexham. Nestling in misty mineral-rich hills and soft, rolling countryside. The industrial capital of North Wales built around agriculture and mining. And brewing. Home of Wrexham Lager – [more]

Natwest Bank
80s

Timberland to Natwest Bank 1988

Natwest Bank Lord Street 1988. 33, Lord Street, Wrexham was previously a Tesco store then Timberland, in 1988 the Natwest Bank were to use the building and started to adapt the building for their needs. [more]

Currys Shop Wrexham 1966
60s

Currys Shop Wrexham 1966

Currys Shop, Hope Street, Wrexham 1966. Who remembers Currys like this? Source: Local Bygones; NWN Media. Why not follow Local Bygones on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Also check out the website for thousands of local [more]

Brymbo Ironworks 1860
1800s

Brymbo Ironworks 1860

Brymbo Ironworks 1860 Not a great quality picture, but shows a glimpse of what it looked like in the 1860s Source: Industrial Revolution p.23. 1984