First edition King James Bible discovered in Church cupboard

Victorian Reader

Victorian Reader

2015-10-29 16:52:06

1 of just 200 first editions of the King James Bible known to still be in existance has been found by a Wrexham based vicar while clearing out a church cupboard.

The Bible dates back to 1611 and was found by Rev Dr Jason Bray while he was taking stock at the St Giles Parish Church.

The Bible was authenticated by the National Library of Wales and is thought to be worth thousands of pounds. 

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