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Summer Walks Programme 2018

Our Walks Programme

Meet at the stated venue (OS ref given) at 7.00pm prompt, please (unless otherwise stated).
Further details will be sent to members in the week leading up to the event.
Visitors are welcome but everyone participates at their own risk.
Walks marked (*) are more strenuous walks involving climbs, rough ground or narrow paths.

DATE DETAILS MEETING AT NGR
Friday 4th May 2018 Society Annual General Meeting
Your chance to have your say
Colliers Institute, Grove Road, Risca
Friday 11th May 2018 Tiger Bay Walkabout
Meet Tiger Bay local historian Neil Sinclair at the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay
ST 192744
Wednesday 16th May 2018 Avon Valley Railway
Meet in railway car park at 10.30am
Friday 18th May 2018 * Gaer Hill Fort
Meet Dave at junction of Western Avenue & Bassaleg Road, Newport
ST 287870
Friday 25th May 2018 Mountain Ash (Part 2)
Meet Brian Davies in car park opp. St Margarets Church
ST 046995
Wednesday 30th May 2018 Glamorgan Record Office
Meet in Record Office Car Park 10.30am
Friday 1st June 2018 Nantyglo Ironworks and Roundhouse Farm
Meet Malcolm at Wesley Methodist Church off Chapel Road
SO 192108
Friday 8th June 2018 Llanerch and Blaensychan Collieries
Meet Phil at Llanerch Colliery Lane
SO 260024
Friday 15th June 2018 The Llammarch Tramroad (West)
Meet Robin on Quarry Road, Clydach Gorge
SO 222125
Monday 18th June 2018 Neath Abbey Ironworks
Meet at Ironworks entrance at 10.30am
Friday 22nd June 2018 * Industrial Past of Mynydd James
Meet Ian Fewings at the Cwmcelyn picnic area, Blaina
SO 208088
Friday 29th June 2018 * Clydach Ironworks and Llammarch Tramroad
Meet Robin at Ironworks car park
SO 230134
Friday 6th July 2018 The Place named after a Pub
Meet John in Crosskeys RFC car park, Pandy Park
ST 218919
Friday 13th July 2018 * Dolomite Quarry, Morganstown
Meet Phil at Fford Treforgan, Morganstown (next to Tynant Inn)
ST 126819
Friday 20th July 2018 Tredegar and Sirhowy Ironworks
Meet Dave at Bedwellty House, Tredegar
SO 143085
Friday 27th July 2018 * Ynysdddu Brickworks and Wentloog Colliery
Meet Phil near the Ynysddu Hotel
ST 178926
Friday 3rd August 2018 Caerwent, an (almost) 2000-year old town
Meet at car park at west end of town
ST 467906
Friday 10th August 2018 WW1 War Graves in St Woolos Cemetery
Meet Richard Frame at cemetery main gates, Bassaleg Road
ST 297674
Friday 17th August 2018 * Cwmsychan Colliery and the British Dam
Meet Phil at the Big Arch, Abersychan
SO 240235
Friday 24th August 2018 * Tyn-y-Cwm Brickworks and Henry Roberts Houses
Meet John at Risca Leisure Centre car park
ST 260901
Friday 31st August 2018 * Twm Barlwm
Meet Dave at Risca leisure Centre car park
ST 260901
Friday 7th September 2018 The first of our indoor meetings
at the Colliers Institute, Grove Road, Risca






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