Vicar's book

Scope and Content

Gresford vicar’s book, vol 2

Contents include various subjects, among them:

Llay church. p.7

(vii) Photographs of various subjects including Gresford bazaar, 1908; Gresford Mill, and details of the church

Gresford colliery disaster. pp.17-20

Silver Jubilee of King George V. pp.22

Creation of Llay parish. pp.33-4

Proposal to mine beneath Gresford church, 1954 (unnumbered)

Repairs to Gresford church and bells, 1954 (unnumbered)

Restoration of the church tower, 1960 (unnumbered)

Freak storm in Gresford, damage to church building, 1968 (unnumbered)