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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...

Gresford Disaster Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki


Feb 3, 2016 ... The Gresford Disaster was one of the worst mining accidents to occur in Wales. Work began at sinking the pit at Gresford, near Wrexham, ...

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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.) ...

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.

A Welsh mining disaster on an unbelievable scale - Wales Online


Sep 22, 2009 ... All that happened was that telephone rang and the fireman said: 'They're all ... “ Gresford always had a bad reputation even before the disaster.

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.

GRESFORD COLLIERY EXPLOSION. (Hansard, 23 February 1937)


On the night of the disaster there was a night shift of 89 persons, which is 39 in .... 'If that is the case then I said there must be something happened somewhere for .... In the case of Gresford, the inspectorate does not come out with much credit.

The Price of Welsh Coal Pt.3 - Cambria Magazine


We trust that it will never happen in our day. ... Only four years later, a disaster in the Lancaster Pit of the Universal Colliery, operated by the Lewis Merthyr ... to the victims of the second greatest mining disaster in Wales: the Gresford Disaster.

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Explore Theresa's board "mining disasters" on Pinterest, the world's catalog of ideas. ... You Might Be Shocked When You See What Happened. ... for the children in the school, Praying did no good though, they were all killed..... suffocated .... The Gresford Colliery Disaster occurred on 22 September 1934 near Wrexham,...

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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.

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?

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.