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Old photos

Contributors, history groups, council libraries, archives and long established businesses share their old photos of the region. Take a look...

Rhyl beach
Neal Potter's family photo shows Rhyl sands and pier, 1957

Holiday camps
Donkey rides at Rhyl
Donkey rides at Rhyl

Contributors share photos of annual stays at Rhyl and Prestatyn's holiday camps, with everything from beauty competitions to photos which show how the resorts used to look way back when.

[5+ slideshows]

Industrial heritage
Steelworkers
Steelworkers

View old photos from the region's coal mines, Wrexham's numerous breweries, Flintshire's Courtaulds' textile mills, Brymbo and Shotton steelworks, Buckley's brickworks and more

[10+ slideshows]

Towns and villages
Carnival time in Saltney in the 1980s
Saltney Carnival

There's an A-Z list of photos of local places from Acrefair and Bagillt to Saltney and Wrexham showing everything from 19th Century street scenes and carnivals to dramatic events in local history like Corwen's 1960s floods.

[20+ slideshows]

Transport
Horse-pulled tram
Horse-pulled tram

Looking back to a time when ships came up the Dee, when Queensferry's ferry was in business, Rhyl ran its hovercraft and Buckley had trams.

[10+ slideshows and films]

War
Women's Land Army members
Women's Land Army members

Contributors have shared photos of the Women's Land Army , evacuees , and Penley's Poles .

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