Gresford Cemetery

Polish Burials at Gresford Cemetery

Name Given name Born Died Buried Grave No. ADAMCZEWSKI STANISLAW 14/02/1897 01/03/1955 1955 1475 BLOTNICKI STANISLAW 17/07/1895 19/06/1955 1955 1478 BOGACZ LAKUB AGE 54 07/08/1955 1955 1479 CHACIEJ HENRYK 1894 24/03/1955 1955 1476 CZARNECKI KAROL [more]

In Memorium

FISHBOURNE, Charles Eustace

Charles Eustace Fishbourne was born in the March Quarter of 1885 in the Registration District of Montgomeryshire, (Volume: 11b, Page:       183).   He was the 2nd son of the Reverend Edward Alexander & Harriet Fishbourne (nee [more] [more]

Gresford Colliery
70s

Gresford Colliery, the last piece standing

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 [more]

Murder Gresford
1800s

Murder at Hollyfield, Gresford 1893

April fool’s Day 1893 would be remembered by the residents of Gresford for the horrific incident that took place at Hollyfield on that day. Nellie Norris Whittle was a 29 year old married woman who [more]

Gresford
30s

Gresford Colliery Disaster 1934

The men and boys who lost their lives at Gresford Colliery. Anders, John Thomas; Repairer; 31 Anders, John; Beltman; 27 Anderson, George; Repairer; 67 Andrews, Alfred (Owen); Cutter; 43 Archibald, Joseph (John)*; Metal; 47 Archibald, [more]