The whole operation is being led by brymbo heritage trust. Our part of wales has strong and proud connections with our.
Brymbos story is well documented through a number of websites and below are short summaries and links to them.
Brymbo heritage site. The groups chair colin davies explained our big idea is about joy pride and identity in our community. The article looks specifically at john wilkinson who bought the brymbo estate in 1792. My name is alan owens pics and i am putting together a web site on brymbo my home village.
Brymbo heritage project wrexham. I was born and raised there 16 years before going in the army 1st the queens dragoon guards till november 1988 after which i lived for 18 years in colorado springs usa until spring 2006 then moved back to my home brymbo 2006. If you would like more information please phone us on 0800 772 0981 or via email at garybrown at brymboheritagecouk.
Brymbo heritage project is being driven by local people who are passionate about conserving and celebrating brymbos natural and industrial heritage. If you havent dabbled with them before please have a look. Its the charitable incorporated organisation that was set up by the management committee of brymbo heritage group in august 2017.
Brymbo heritage project visitor attraction learning centre and events space in development opening 2021. Members of the bigc continue to be involved in the site and our treasurer professor barry thomas is the scientific advisor to brymbo heritage ltd. It is a registered charity and has the following.
Brymbo heritage group is one of 16 organisations to make it on to the short list with an idea they hope to develop further with residents input over the next few months. At the 2001 census the population of the community area including brymbo village along with the villages of tanyfron and bwlchgwyn and a number of rural. Brymbo is a large village local government community the lowest tier of local government part of wrexham county borough in walesit is a village situated in the hilly country to the west of wrexham town largely surrounded by farmland.
Celebrating brymbos rich natural industrial and social heritage leading a vision for the fossil forest. The fire on a hill is a site which looks at the recorded history of brymbo. Future plans are to develop the site into a top scientific and educational resource and tourist attraction.
There are many many people making brymbo heritage area and our roots to shoots projects come to life. Together we are brymbo heritage trust bht a voluntary organisation and since 2017 a registered charity that was set up in the 1990s.