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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.

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.

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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 by Traditional Songfacts


Written in 6/8 time, "The Gresford Disaster" is a modern folk song and appears to have been published anonymously; it was distributed as a broadside shortly ...

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 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,  ...

Gresford Mining Disaster 80th anniversary to be marked by special ...


Sep 22, 2014 ... The anniversary of the Gresford Disaster, which took the lives of 266 men, will be marked today at a series of special events. It was on ...

Moments that shocked North Wales: Gresford Colliery disaster ...


May 11, 2013 ... NEXT year is the 80th anniversary of the Gresford Mining disaster. ... away from this inquiry with no answers and the truth did not come out.

Gresford pit disaster 80th anniversary marked - BBC News - BBC.com


Sep 22, 2014 ... Two services are held to mark the 80th anniversary of Gresford pit ... her siblings did not really understand what had happened to their father.

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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.

Clwyd FHS - The Gresford Disaster


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