Merthyr Tydfil
Historical Society

The Society meets monthly, normally on the first Monday of the month, 

at Canolfan Soar, Pontmorlais, Merthyr Tydfil.

Meetings commence at 7 p.m.

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Annual Membership Subscription - £8

Non-members welcome - £1 per meeting

Membership Application Form


Lecture Programme

Monday 4th February, 2013

Hurling & Irish Nationalism in Merthyr, 1910-1925

Daryl Leeworthy

Monday 1st July, 2013

Annual General Meeting


Monday 4th March, 2013

A Tale of Two Towns: Merthyr & Swansea in the 19th Century

Louise Miskell

Monday 2nd September, 2013

Iron Blasphemy & Barbados: The Erbery Family

Lloyd Bowen

Monday 8th April, 2013

Owenite Communities in Wales

Chris Williams

Monday 7th October, 2013

Morgan Williams: Merthyr's Forgotten Leader

Joe England

Monday 13th May, 2013

Keir Hardie and Wales

Martin Wright

Monday 4th November, 2013

Hooking Children into History

Geinor Style

Monday 3rd June, 2013

The Hymn Writers of Soar-Ynysgau

E. Wyn James

Monday 2nd December, 2013

Merthyr's Old Town Hall

Christopher Coppock


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