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The Gresford Disaster occurred on 22 September 1934 at Gresford Colliery, Gresford near ... The explosion, which happened more than 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the bottom of the Dennis .... Without...

BBC Blogs - Wales - The Gresford Mining Disaster


May 22, 2013 ... The Gresford Disaster of 22 September 1934 was one such case. ... pressure from the Dennis family to ensure that it did not happen again.

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Sep 10, 2010 ... I have never liked the song, "The Gresford Disaster". ... rather mixed up in my mind with Aberfan, which happened when I was at school in North Wales, .... ( YouTube does not allow links in comments so I cannot add them here.) ...

The Gresford Disaster - Ragged Heroes - Tripod


GRESFORD COLLIERY DISASTER ... seal the pit shaft with the men inside.... and so the inevitable happened ... the mine ... The Albion Band did the research.

From the archive, 24 September 1934: The Gresford disaster | From ...


Sep 23, 2009 ... From the archive: The Gresford disaster ... A man came running and I could see from his gesticulations that something terrible had happened.

The Gresford Disaster - Yet Another Digital Tradition Page


The Gresford Disaster You've heard of the Gresford Disaster, Of the terrible price that was paid; Two hundred and forty two colliers were lost, And three of the ...

Clwyd FHS - The Gresford Disaster


The Gresford Disaster was one of the worst mining accidents to ...

h2g2 - Gresford Colliery Disaster - Edited Entry


Dec 12, 2006 ... Gresford Colliery Disaster, from the edited h2g2, the ... happened, the deadly consequences, and how relatively recently the accident happened. ... The law did make good sense though, yet the owners refused to take on the ...

The Price of Coal - The Gresford Disaster - Sept 22nd 1934 on Vimeo


Sep 12, 2010 ... The Price of Coal - The Gresford Disaster - Sept 22nd 1934 ... The audio (original is about 17 minutes - very haunting and does not include the ... in my mind with Aberfan, which happened when I was at school in North Wales, ...

The Gresford Disaster by Anonymous – 100 Great Poetry Lessons


Jan 14, 2015 ... The Gresford Disaster was a real-life tragedy that happened in 1932 at Gresford Colliery near Wrexham. An explosion ... Why did it happen?

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Gresford Colliery Disaster - Explosion and Escape - WCBC


Wrexham County Borough Council - Gresford Colliery Disaster - Explosion and Escape. ... Something has happened down the Dennis. ... No one else did.

GRESFORD DISASTER. Part 1. - Durham Mining Museum


On September 22nd 1934 an explosion at Gresford Colliery in The North ... that there must be two intake roadways in each seam did not apply to the colliery. .... four and grim realisation of what had happened came to hundreds of silent men,  ...

Fracking would desecrate the graves of 255 miners buried in pit ...


Nov 26, 2014 ... Dart Energy want to drill for coal bed gas at Gresford Colliery, the site of one of the country's ... Live - Results and updates as Brock Lesnar beats Randy Orton · Did WWE SummerSlam 2016 go off script? ... Up to 255 victims of the 1934 Gresford Colliery disaster lie ... "This cannot be allowed to happe...