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The content of magazine 41 includes:


1               Contents

 2             Editorial

 3 4          Buckley Society Time Capsule Buried under the New Aldi Supermarket

                    Car Park Ceremony and Extra Items  

5 7            Hawkesbury Hall Saved for Posterity

                     Brian D Hodnett

 8 12        Frederick Birks VC MM as a Stretcher Bearer 1914 1917

                   Janet Tildesley

 13 16     The Buckley of Long Ago

                   The Late James Peters CC JP

 17              Buckley Railway Pop-up Display

 18 20     Two Second World War Casualties from Liverpool Road:

                   Newton Wilson and Elsie Okell

                   Peter Kelsall

 21 27     Buckley Commons: Part Three, 1850 1900

                   The Late Ken Lloyd Gruffydd

 28 30     An Account of the Death of Harry Goldrich in a Fire at the Tivoli Cinema

                    Researched by Chris Comley and Barbara Forbes

                   Written by Carol Shone

 31 36     Coals to Ladies at Chester

                    TW Pritchard

 37 38    WWI Casualties: James Roberts and William Owen - Help us Find


                Graham Caldwell, Barbara Forbes, Peter Kelsall

 38            Richard Aston Brick found in Ireland

 39 41    Buckley Urban District Council Estimated Accounts 1938 39

 42            An article from the Buckley Gazette 1968

 43 48    The Buckley Smelt and Foundry 1792 2006 a Proud History

                The Late Dennis Griffiths, Jacky Garnett and Jack Garnett