As it was!

High Street, Rhos

Selection of pictures of the High Street in Rhos. If you have any photographs of High Street, Rhos to add to the above please email them to wrexham. history @ gmail. com (Remove spaces)


Meredith Edwards – Rhos born actor

Gwilym Meredith Edwards (10 June 1917 – 8 February 1999) was a Welsh character actor and writer. He was born in Rhosllannerchrugog, the son of a collier. Meredith first worked as a lab assistant at [more]


Rhos Library Display 2015 by Eileen Williams

Photos take villagers on a trip down memory lane. Comments from some of the visitors. Visited Rhos Library and enjoyed it very much, it is wonderful. It brought back some happy memories. Visited today and [more]


St. Johns Parish Church, Rhos

St. Johns Parish Church, Rhos Church of St John Evangelist. A grade II listed building, built in 1852 and consecrated on 4 October 1853. A good example of a Romanesque Revival church, it is Norman [more]

Herald (Rhos) April 1991

The Herald (Rhos) April 1991

The Herald (Rhos) April 1991. An 8 page circular which was distributed to homes throughout Rhos & district. For a larger print click here. For a larger print click here.


Ifor Tunnah – Canadian Forestry Corps

Ifor Tunnah – Canadian Forestry Corps Welsh newspaper “Y Drych”- The Mirror, notes, he emigrated to Chicago (Aug. 10th 1917). Ifor Tunnah left Chicago for Camp Borden in Canada to join up with the Forestry [more]

Llanerchrugog Hall, Rhos

Llanerchrugog Hall, Rhos

Llanerchrugog Hall, Rhos. Llannerchrugog Hall is thought to have been built in the early 18th century, but may be earlier. Originally a farmhouse. Source: Emlyn Davies. Calendr Nene.