Saltney Industry

[Cymraeg]

Saltney may seem quiet today, but this border town was once a hive of industry –  due to the river and the railways.

Shipbuilding and industrial works began to flourish in the 1800s, and the population expanded.

Listen to Neville Shallcross and John Dixon from Saltney and Saltney Ferry Historical Society, to find out more.

Saltney Sid

Saltney Sid

Neville Shallcross and John Dixon

Neville Shallcross and John Dixon

1910 Chainmakers Henry Woods

1910 Chainmakers Henry Woods

1910 Henry Woods

1910 Henry Woods

J Crichton and Co

J Crichton and Co

J Crichton and Co

J Crichton and Co