POPLAR COTTAGE 12 Madeira Hill

Poplar Cottage was built sometime about 1820 by Edward Davies, it was later also known as 12 Madeira Hill. It was thought originally to have been a large property built in two parts. Coflein described [more]


HARRIET AND JOHN Partners in Crime

Harriet Powell was born about 1846 in Wrexham.  The Powell family lived in Pentrefelin before moving to Belle Vue Road, Harriet was a general servant but went off the rails and over the years she [more]

George Slawson's Wandering Donkeys

George Slawson’s Wandering Donkeys

This true story features mainly members of the Slawson family of Llangollen and also includes a few anecdotes in which they were partly involved.  I have previously been charged with “raking up the past” but [more]