Risca Industrial History Museum & OHIHS
This Season's OHIHS Programme
and the Society's previous events

Summer Walks Programme 2017

Our Walks Programme

Meet at the given venue (OS ref given) at 7.00pm prompt, please (unless otherwise stated).
Visitors are welcome but everyone participates at their own risk.

Friday 12th May 2017 Tiger Bay Walkabout
Meet Tiger Bay local historian Neil Sinclair at the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay
ST 192744
Friday 19th May 2017 Mountain Ash
Meet Brian Davies in car park opp. Railway Station
ST 049990
Friday 26th May 2017 Some back streets of Risca
Meet John in Risca Builders car park
ST 238907
Friday 2nd June 2017 Four Railways at Taffs Well
Meet Phil at Taffs Well Cemetery
ST 127840
Friday 9th June 2017 Quakers Yard and the Merthyr Tramroad.
Meet Robin at the Glantaff Inn off A4054 north of Fiddlers Elbow
ST 097964
Friday 16th June 2017 The Watton Lime Kilns
Meet Chris at Theatre Brecheiniog, Brecon
SO 046282
Friday 23rd June 2017 Sudbrook and Black Rock
Meet Peter Strong at Sudbrook Pumping Station
ST 507874
Friday 30th June 2017 Upper Cwmbran
Meet Malcolm at Bus Stop opposite Baptist Chapel
ST 274968
Friday 7th July 2017 The Dolomite Quarry involving some steep climbing
Meet John in Risca Builders car park
ST 238907
Friday 14th July 2017 Cwmcarn
Meet Dave at Visitors Centre car park
ST 229936
Friday 21st July 2017 Hengoed Viaduct and Maesycwmmer House
Meet Elin at Hengoed Railway Station car park
ST 153950
Friday 28 July 2017 Draethen Lead Mines involving some steep climbing
Meet Phil at Cwm leyshon Forestry Car Park
ST 206866
Friday 4th August 2017 Ynysdddu Brickworks and the Wentloog Colliery
Meet John and Phil near the Ynysddu Hotel
ST 178926
Friday 11th August 2017 Lock Restoration on the Monmouthshire Canal
Meet John at Ty Coch Lane off Holybush Way, Cwmbran
ST 292936
Friday 18th August 2017 The Chain Works Lock on the Glamorganshire Canal
Meet Phil at Sainsbury's car park, Pontypridd
ST 079900
Friday 25th August 2017 The Royal Mint Experience, pre-booked visitors only
Meet at the entrance at 10.45am
ST 038848

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