Gresford Colliery, the last piece standing

Gresford Colliery

Gresford Colliery, the last piece standing.

Gresford Colliery closed on economic grounds in November 1973. In the 1980s the site was redeveloped as an industrial estate. In 1982 a memorial to the victims of the disaster was erected nearby; it was constructed using a wheel from the old pit-head winding gear.

Gresford Colliery


Source: Emlyn  Davies, Penycae.

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