As it was!

Faces of Lindisfarne College, Ruabon

Lindisfarne College was a private school or independent school. It was founded in 1891 in Westcliff-on-Sea in Essex, England. In 1940 Lindisfarne College moved from Westcliff to nearby Creeksea Place, but during the Second World [more]

Places

The Wynnstay Turret

In the grounds of the Wynnstay estate lies a turret, it is uncertain where this may have come from but has been saved. We thought it may have come from the original hall that burnt [more]

1910s

Chas T. W. Tooth Motor Body Builder

Chas T. W. Tooth workers pose with the newly finished Saldon Coach no.14. The picture was taken 1915-6. The sign states: Coachwork by Chas. T. W. Tooth, Motor Body Builder. Chato works, Highgate Yard, Wrexham. [more]

40s

American GI’s at Hightown 1943

Beechley House, Kings Mills Road, Hightown. 10 of the 12 American GI’s (General Issue) Soldiers, billeted for a short while at Beechley House during the 2nd World War. Two of the soldiers were on duty [more]