Broughton History  Group
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Broughton History  Group

WAR MEMORIAL

BRYNTEG WAR MEMORIAL GATES

This photograph was taken when the War Memorial gates were dedicated in 1923. The gates have changed since then, with new plaques added to commemorate more men who made the ultimate sacrifice. The gates have now been restored, repainted and the plaques replaced.

WOODFINE SHOP

Woodfine’s shop at the end of Westminster Road, Pentre Broughton. The  shop was a drapers, grocers and the post office.

Shops & Trades

BRYN SEION CHAPEL

Bryn Seion Chapel is sited on Clayton Road, Pentre Broughton opened for worship in 1840. A second chapel was built on the site as the first became to small for the growing congregation

LODGE VILLAGE

The village  of Lodge has now disappeared under the spoil heap of the former Brymbo Steelworks, now itself closed. Very little remains of the village, just one row of houses and a small community hall

MOSS VALLEY LAKE

Moss Valley is beautiful parkland. The Valley provides a rich habitat for wildlife and is particularly noted for its birds. Moss Valley has an industrial past, and was once a major coal mining area.

BROUGHTON PAST & PRESENT

Churches & Chapels
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