Barley Twist Chimney

Barley Twist Chimney

Malt Kiln Tile Duct

Selection of kitchen pots

Teena Gould's interpretive sculpture at Buckley Railway Station

Sentinel Lorry on its visit to Buckley - August 2006

  Boy Racers outside the Palace Cinema

Standard Brick and Terracotta Works


   Railway track bed passing under Drury Lane road bridge 1966

Old Railway track bed Drury 1966


    Old Railway track bed passing Drury brickyard 1966

    St. Matthews Churchyard, Buckley 1966


    Former site of Buckley 'Old' Railway Station 1966

Early photo of Red Lion Inn, Liverpool Road with Licensee Ann Price


One of two trucks found in a pool in Pentre Lane Buckley in 2004 and

renovated. With an approximate gauge of 22 inches it would suggest

they were in use between West Buckley Colliery and South Buckley 

Colliery & Brickworks

Street furniture installed in Buckley town centre in 2015, modelled to 

scale on the previous trucks pictured.

An original potters wheel from Ollive Hayes' Old Ewloe Pottery, Etna Road, Buckley on loan to Wrexham Museum as part of the North East Wales Heritage Forum History of North East Wales in 100 Objects exhibition 21st April 2018 to 30th June 2018. The wheel is thought to have been made made at Buckley Foundry in the 1890's.



Mr James Bentley (Deceased) who was a founder member of the Buckley Society and worked 

tirelessly to promote the history and industrial heritage of the town. Jim is pictured 

at the start of a Buckley Jubilee procession in Hawkesbury Road, camera in hand

 ready to record the days events. Photographs taken would be exhibited in the front

 window of his Chemist's Shop in Brunswick Road for all to enjoy.



Other images can be viewed on a recently established page on Facebook the contents of which are managed independently from the Society but with some input.See buc_soc on Facebook

Apologies are tendered for the fact that the online archive at the below web site is currently unavailable pending a solution being worked on by Mr. Geoff Clout of COMMANET.

The issue is outside the control of the Society but it does not affect the continuing compilation of the local archive of Buckley subjects and eventual release of a new DVD in 2012


For more images of Buckley click on this link to the Commanet online archives


Guide to using Commanet website 

When the home page opens click on 'Change archive and choose Buckley from the scroll down menu that appears. If the page opens on categories for search click on an appropriate word e.g. 'work' then e.g. 'light industry' and click on 'view'  Alternatively type in the name of the subject you seek e.g. 'brickworks' in the box provided to conduct a search.

Thereafter click on individual thumbnail images or the arrow at the top of the page to take you to the next page. The occasional image from other areas may appear amongst the Buckley images but this site is not managed by the Buckley Society and is beyond our control.