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Jun 1, 2021

Pub that was Wrexham's curse


The former Elephant & Castle Inn is now a pleasant micro-brewery tap but in Victorian times police named it Wrexham's "greatest curse". Women who lived in the rear yard violently used various objects including a fork to settle arguments, while the henchman of landlady Ellen ...

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Posted by: RhodriC

Birch was convicted many times, once for commissioning boys to steal poultry in exchange for booze. For more about the building's colourful past - including how the father of one of Jack the Ripper's victims met his end there - scan the HistoryPoints QR codes beside the entrance with your smartphone. Or click here