Minera Post Office 1895
1800s

Minera Post Office 1895

Located on the junction of Vicarage Hill and Church Road it served as the village Post Office up to the 1980s. Source: Tom Farrell Collection.

Tesco
60s

Tesco in Wrexham

Tesco in Wrexham. Tesco was founded in 1919 by Jack Cohen as a group of market stalls. The Tesco name first appeared in 1924, after Cohen purchased a shipment of tea from T. E. Stockwell [more]

Church Street, Wrexham 1928
20s

Church Street, Wrexham 1928

Church Street, Wrexham 1928. The name Church Street is recorded as far back as 1692. On the left was the shop of Breeze Bros, printers, who also published postcards. Further on the left was a [more]

Chester Street, Wrexham 1922
20s

Chester Street, Wrexham 1922

Chester Street, Wrexham 1922. A view of Chester Street looking towards it’s junction with Lambpit Street and Holt Street. On the left was the long established fish and game shop of Cross and Roberts. Next [more]

Hope Street, Wrexham 1927
20s

Hope Street, Wrexham 1927

Hope Street, Wrexham 1927. Looking towards the former Talbot buildings, Hope Street continues to the left and Queen Street, goes off to the right. Many may recall the stores of Oliver’s, Francis the Chemist, Hunter’s [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]