Bangor On Dee

Dee River Crossing

The Wrexham and Ellesmere Railway. At 45m the lattice bridge spanned the River Dee near to Overton On Dee carrying the Wrexham Central to Ellesmere Railway. It was dismantled following the closure of the line [more]


Thomas HUGHES 1832–1900

THOMAS HUGHES 1832 – 1900 MARY HUGHES 1833 – 1900 Thomas Hughes was born about 1832 in the Ruabon area, and in 1855 he married Mary Edwards. All we know about Mary is that her [more] [more]

Althrey Hall
Listed Buildings

Althrey Hall, Bangor On Dee

Althrey Hall, Bangor On Dee. A stunning Grade II* listed Tudor Manor house believed to date back, originally to 1499 and believed to be one of the last surviving Aisle Trussed Halls of Wales, which [more]

Bangor On Dee

Bangor On Dee and the Romans

Bangor On Dee and the Romans. ROMANS (43 – 410) The Roman advance across southern and central England in 43 and 44AD was swift, reaching a line bounded roughly by the rivers Trent and Severn. [more]