Programme for 2016-17

Day Date Venue Name Subject

Monday

10th April

Recreational Hall

 

Archive Meeting

Tuesday

25th April

Huntsman Hotel

Roger James

‘The Battle of Rorkes’s Drift’

Monday

8th May

Recreational Hall

 

 Archive Meeting

Saturday 13th May Visit to Llanmellin Hill Fort with Chepstow Archaeological Society Led by Dr Amelia Pannett

(Dr Pannett led the most recent dig at the hill Fort)

Llanmellin Hill Fort

Chepstow Archaeological Society will make a nominal charge of £2 for this visit.  We will meet at the Rec Hall Car Park and share transport.  There is very little parking adjacent to the Hill Fort Site.

Sunday

21st May

Church

 Walk

Beating the Parish Bounds

Tuesday

30th May

Visit Tredegar House

Arrive by

1:45 pm

Tour 2:00 pm

Tredegar House

1.00pm Upstairs&    Downstairs

Note that there is a £5 charge for the tour (for everyone) plus an entrance fee for non members of the National Trust

Monday

12th June

Recreational Hall

 

 Archive Meeting

Tuesday

27th June

Huntsman Hotel

7:30pm

Keith Tayton

Murder at Shirenewton Hall.

Members of the Lowe Family will be in attendance at this meeting.

Saturday 1st July Llangwm Hall

The Monmouthshire Antiquarian Association, The Gwent County History Association in conjunction with Llangwm Local History Group

 

Download the poster for this event here

Monday

10th July

Recreational Hall

 

 Archive Meeting

Tuesday

27th July

Huntsman Hotel

Robin Davies

‘Lady Llanover’

The Following event may be of interest

*Archive Meetings are at the Recreational Hall on the second Monday of the month from 2.00 pm until 5.00 pm unless otherwise stated

Monthly meetings and talks are at the Huntsman Hotel and start at 7:30 pm - non members most welcome
The October meeting will be preceded by the AGM at 7 pm

You might find the following interesting too..

The Peoples Collection  - some lovely old photos and information  www.peoplescollection.wales - use the search facility to find material about Shirenewton.

Chepstow Archaeological Society. web site http://www.chepstow.org.uk/

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