HistoryPoints News

Nov 21, 2015

Where the bodies are buried in Rhyl

How many of the people who enjoy a stroll through Morley Road Park in Rhyl are aware that dead bodies lie beneath them? The land was a cemetery from 1859 until there was no more room ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

for burials in the 1880s. The cemetery was landscaped as a park in the 1960s. By scanning the HistoryPoints QR codes at any of the entrances, you can now read the stories of some of the people who are buried there, including Rhyl's first railway station master and two boys who drowned on Rhyl beach after finishing school on a Friday afternoon in summer. The information is also available here