Bersham, Clwyd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bersham and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Erica's House

I remember this house very well. I played with Erica and her sister - whose name was, I think, Suzanne, in Bersham. Like Erica, I was also born in 1955. My grandparents lived in the cottages at Mill Terrace. Their name was Timberlake. My grandad was Stanley and my nan was Alice. My name is Jane and my surname was Thompson. ...Read full memory

A memory of Bersham by Jane Hann

Bersham Hall

My friend, Joyce Bennet, and I were able to go inside Bersham Hall with the caretaker at that time it was beautiful inside. The staircase was breath-taking with tiles in the large hall, it had been closed as a home for unmarried mothers (as it was called at that time), now named single parents. The rooms still had the single ...Read full memory

A memory of Bersham by June Phillips

Mill Terrace

I remember when my uncle Lloyd Pritchard lived in Mill Terrace with his son Jack. Uncle Lloyd was my mother's eldest brother and was the first child of Lloyd and Hannah Pritchard who lived at Bunkers Hill, Bersham. He rode his bike around the village until he was well into his old age. I remember when I was a little girl ...Read full memory

A memory of Bersham by Janet Ready