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2016

Monday 11th January                          Sally Martyn - Hidden Histories of Southwood

Monday 8th February                          Tom Halliwell - Early Sound Recordings

Monday 14th March                             Martin Roberts - Brunel's Right Hand Man  (Arthur James of Treleddyn (1816 - 1866)

Monday 11th April                               Clare Orr - "Familiarisation with the Pembrokeshire Archive".

Monday 9th May                                  John Daniels - "The Seal Bay Investigation"

Tuesday 24th May                                Rod Williams - ‘A Tour of the Constable, Turner and Sutherland Exhibition’

Monday 13th June                               Elizabeth Rawlings - “The Llangwm Heritage Project"    PDF SUMMARY

Monday 20th June                               Simon Pearce - ‘The Three Cathedral Organs’    PDF SUMMARY

Monday 11th July                                Canon Patrick Thomas - ‘A visit to the Cloister Garden and St Davids Shrine’    PDF SUMMARY

AUGUST: NO MEETING

Monday 12th September                      The Right Reverend J. Wyn Evans, Bishop of St Davids - ‘The Vicars Choral’

Monday 10th October                         Paul Edey - ‘A Window in Time: Images of Old St Davids’    PDF SUMMARY

Monday 14th November                      Major Chris Fogarty, 14th Signals Regiment - ‘The Recent Tour of Afghanistan’    PDF SUMMARY

Monday 12th December                       Society Christmas Dinner - Ian Hextall - ‘The National Trust in North Pembrokeshire’    PDF SUMMARY

2015

Monday 12th January                          Malcolm and Anona Grey  - Visiting  the Battlefields  of World War 1

Monday 9th February                           Marion Page  - The Dig at St Patrick's Chapel, Whitesands.

Monday 9th March                               Martin Roberts - Experiencing the Iron Age at Castell Henllys

Monday 13th April                                Heather Tomos - Two Soldiers from Cilgerran

Monday 11th May                                 Ben Lloyd - The Road to New York

Monday 8th June                                 Sarah Green - ‘Treleddyd Fawr: the Restoration of a Traditional Pembrokeshire Cottage’

Monday 15th June at 7pm.                 Southwood Farm, Newgale - An opportunity to visit the farmhouse (now tenanted) and the outbuildings.

Monday 20th July                               Solva Harbour - A guided tour of the Harbour by Martin Roberts

August - NO MEETING

Monday 14th September                    The Right Reverend J. Wyn Evans, Bishop of St Davids - ‘The Rev'd Delabere Pritchett’

Monday 12th October                         Dr. Richard Hellon - ‘A Sumptuous Ceiling’

Monday 9th November                        Paul Edey - Another look at past times in photos of St Davids

Monday 16th  November                     Jessica Morgan - The ‘Echoes of our Coast’ Project

Monday 7th December                      The Society Christmas Dinner - Sarah Gerlach - ‘Tourist Guiding in Pembrokeshire and Elsewhere’

2014

Monday 13th January                       Carole Lloyd - A Childhood in China or Tea with the Emperor

Monday 10th February                      Eifion Griffiths - Tregwynt Woollen Mill

Monday 10th March                           Rosie Davies - History Learning Today

Monday 14th April                             Peter Crane - Archaeology in Pembrokeshire

Monday 12th May                              Mary Medlicott - Shemi Wâd, Storyteller

Monday 9th June                               Haydn Lewis - The Laws of Hywel Dda

Monday 14th July                               An Historical Society outing with Richard Davies to Little Newcastle Church

August - NO MEETING

Monday 15th September                    The Right Reverend J. Wyn Evans, Bishop of St Davids - Peregrinatio: Travel or Pilgrimage?

Monday 22nd September                   A Visit to Penrhiw           

Monday 13th October                        Simon Hancock – Social History of the WW1 Period

Monday 10th November                    Paul Edey - More Photographic Memories of St Davids

Monday 8th December                       The Society Christmas Dinner - Speaker: Richard Davies

2013

Monday 14th January                         Robert Nesbit - Reading between the lines

Monday 4th February                         Edward Perkins - Pembrokeshire Farming 1900 - 1920.

March 1st & 2nd                                    Exhibition - Aerial views of St Davids, and photographs from the archives

Monday 11th March                            Steve Watkins - 50 Years of Farming in the National Park

Monday 8th April                                Elin Jenkins - A comparison of the Use of Ancient Buildings Today & Peter Davies - One of our aircraft ……..

Monday13th May                                Martin Roberts - Pembrokeshire’s Greatest Hero

Monday 10th June                              Canon Patrick Thomas - St Davids Shrine: A Strange History and a Glorious Restoration

Monday 8th July                                 William Owen - Cearfarchel, A Summer Outing

August - NO MEETING

Monday 9th September                      The Bishop of St Davids, The Right Reverend J. Wyn Evans - Rev. John Jones

Monday 14th October                         Chris Woodard - Mile Stones, Toll Houses and the Turnpike Era of Pembrokeshire

Monday 11th November                      Paul Edey - 100 years of Photographic Memories of St Davids

Monday 9th December                       Christmas Dinner at the Old Cross Hotel, speaker Canon Dorrien Davies


2012

Monday 9th January                           AGM, followed by Mrs Rosie Davies - Riots in 19th Century Wales

Monday 13th February                        Meeting abandoned

Monday 1st  March                             Annual Exhibition. Displays from the old Cathedral Library Exhibitions

Monday 12th March                            Dr Richard Hellon - Saving St Davids Cathedral 1790-1900

Monday 9th April                                Sybil MvBrearty - Some Pembrokeshire People

Monday 14h May                                Philip Clarke - Some Pembrokeshire Faces (portraits of individuals)

Monday 11th June                              Dai Davies - Olympic Games and Sports in Wales & locally through the Ages

Monday 8th July                                 William Owen - Cearfarchel, A Summer Outing

July and August - NO MEETINGS

Monday 10th September                    The Bishop of St Davids, The Right Reverend J. Wyn Evans - Archdeacon Thomas Payne

Monday 8th October                           Rev. William Owen - The Bicentenary of the First Communion

Monday 12th November                      Hefin Wynn - The Battle for Preselau

Monday 9th December                       Christmas Dinner, speaker Grace Davies




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