Empire Jack, Soldier, Arsonist and Engineer - Gelligaer Historical Society talk - 31st October, 2018

7.00 pm Wednesday October 31st
Empire Jack, Soldier, Arsonist and Engineer
Peter Walker
Peter, a member of GHS, was formerly curator at Big Pit and has been studying tunnelling in WW1
7.00 pm Wednesday November 28th
The Huts, Oakdale
Lyn Pask
The story of the huts which stood near Rhiw Sir Dafydd, Oakdale, in the nineteenth century.
7.00 pm Wednesday December 12th
William Davies, chartist of Blackwood
David Mills
As well as the talk David will be launching his book on William Davies.
11.00 am Wednesday January 30th
Boxing's Phar Lap
Roy Smith
After Lunch (1.30 pm) Wednesday January 30th
Looking around Wales, Life as a tour guide
Audrey Griffiths
lunch can be purchased at Llancaiach Fawr, You can attend either of both the talks. 
7.00 pm Wednesday February 27th
Why is this cell bigger than the others?
Dr Elin Jones

Saturday March 23rd

10.00 am to 4.00 pm
Four talks (speakers to be decided
7.00 pm Wednesday March 27th
Merthyr Tydfil in the nineteenth century
Joe England

7.00 pm Wednesday April 24th
Zephania Williams
Les James

7.00 pm Wednesday May 29th
Pantywaun, a lost community
Annie Owen

7.00 pm Wednesday June 26th
followed by
Dr Stuart Broomfield
who will talk about the fortune and fate of those involved in the story of Llewelyn Bren

From September thru June the Society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk.

The talks are at Llancaiach Fawr starting at 7.00 pm (unless otherwise stated).

Everyone is welcome, but we do ask for a voluntary contribution of £2 to cover the cost of the venue.

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