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This shattered grave stone tells a sad story, a mother who lost her child and a husband who lost his wife to mental illness for 18 years before she died.  Benjamin Powell was born in [more] [more]

Lindisfarne War Memorial


Lindisfarne War Memorial commemorates those former students of the college who died in World War I and World War II. Lindisfarne College was a private boarding school which was founded in 1891 in Westcliff on [more] [more]

Caerwys – St. Michael Church


Photographs supplied by Lee Wetton. Clwyd Monumental Inscriptions. Back to Clwyd Monumental Inscriptions Index Index. There is currently no index available to these images. Cemetery Plan. There is no cemetery plan available at present. Photographs [more]

Help Needed – Antonina Maria Braszka


Dear Sir ! Before You interest in history You are the best person, who can help me (I think). I am looking for Antonina Maria Braszka, who was born 21st June 1948 in Penley Polish [more]

Thomas Tudge


CATHERINE ANN TUDGE 1864-1865 Catherine Ann Tudge infant daughter of Thomas and Catherine Tudge died June 2nd 1865 aged 14 months. Thomas Tudge was born in 1824  at Llanfair Caereinion, Mongomeryshire and was the son [more]

Wrexham Cemetery

Burial Ground

Wrexham Cemetery is located on Ruabon Road, Wrexham, and covers an area of 7.2 hectares. The layout of the cemetery was designed by Yeaman Strachan, the then Borough Surveyor of Wrexham. Originally consisting of 10 [more] [more]

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