Wrexham, Clwyd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Pre Apprentice Course 1960 61 And Victoria Secondary Modern School For Boys.

I attended what I believe was the first 'Pre-Apprentice Course' at what was then known as the ' Tech'., between 1960-61. Our form teacher was affectionately known as 'Educated Evans', a great guy who taught us a great deal. Prior to this course I had been a pupil at ...Read full memory

A memory of Wrexham

Convent High School. Grosvenor Road.

The school was in fact three buildings. The convent itself, the house next door and the main school in Gerald? Street. There was also a large prefab type building in the grounds that housed Sister Marie Claires Business Class and the Assembly Room. My memoires are of the smell of polish in the Convent, ...Read full memory

A memory of Wrexham

Opposite The Majestic Cinema

I remember this beautiful church standing opposite the Majestic cinema with the church hall to the right & St Marks steeple behind. Tragically torn down to make way for an ugly row of concrete shops! Typical Wrexham!

A memory of Wrexham by Jim Clarke