Cefn Mawr

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A panoramic view of Cefn Mawr from Acrefair.

Cefn Mawr

A panoramic view of Cefn Mawr from Acrefair.

Acrefair Bridge

The railway bridge across the Llangollen Road in Acrefair. The bridge carried the GWR line from Ruabon to Llangollen and on to Barmouth. Acrefair station is off to the left of the picture. The entire line was closed in 1965 and the bridge later demolished.

Crane Street

Crane Street, the main shopping street in Cefn Mawr.

High Street, Rhosymedre

High Street in Rhosymedre, looking towards Park Road and Wynnstay Park.

Acrefair

Llangollen Road in Acrefair.

Bourne House, Newbridge

Bourne House in Newbridge was the Rhosymedre Circuit House for the Primitive Methodists. Many baptisms are recorded as having taken place here.  

Newbridge

A view of Newbridge, overlooking the River Dee.

Newbridge Viaduct

A Great Western express train crossing Newbridge Viaduct over the River Dee and heading towards Ruabon.

Rhosymedre Church

St. John's church was consecrated on 6 July 1837 and the new parish of Rhosymedre was created on 24 May 1844.

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