Calendar of Meetings 2012

Saturday 28th April, AGM, National Museum, Cardiff

11.00 AGM . Following the formal business of the AGM there will be a discussion regarding the future activity of the Forum.

12.45. After a lunch break Joanie Speers, (Executive Director, Adfer Ban a Chwm) will give a lecture entitled ‘As easy as ABC’. Adfer Ban a Chwm is a building preservation trust addressing the issues of derelict/ redundant vernacular buildings in rural Wales. Non-members welcome.

Saturday 9th June: Building stones of Carmarthen.

Leader: Dr John Davies. Meet 11.00am, John’s Street car park in the centre of Carmarthen (at the entrance by the back of M&S). There is alternative parking in Peters St. if this car park is full. We will have lunch in Carmarthen.

Saturday 14th July: Flatholm (provisional)

At the request of the Flatholm Society we will undertake a survey the building stones. Co-ordinator Dr Chris Lee (University of Glamorgan). All wishing to attend must confirm a place with the field secretary (Dr Tim Palmer).

Meet at Penarth Marina, 11.15am, Boat departs 11.45, and leaves the island at 17.15 (returning to Penarth c. 18.05). Adult fare £22.00.

Saturday 8th September: Building stones of Tenby. Leader: Dr Tim Palmer. Meet 11.30 am at the Five Arches Gate, Tenby.

Saturday 6th October: Building stones of Welshpool. Leader: Dr John Davies Meet 11.00am in the municipal car park on Berriew Road, Welshpool. John contributed to the new building stone guide to Welshpool (see page 22). This trip will explore the use of stone in an area not well endowered with building stone. People wishing to attend trips please inform Tim Palmer.

  • Amgueddfa Genedlaethol Caerdydd

    Amgueddfa Genedlaethol Caerdydd

    Cewch ddarganfod celf, daeareg a hanes natur. Gyda rhaglen newidiol o arddangosfeydd a digwyddiadau, mae rhywbeth i syfrdanu pawb, beth bynnag sy'n mynd â'ch bryd — ac mae mynediad am ddim!

  • Sain Ffagan Amgueddfa Werin Cymru

    Sain Ffagan

    Sain Ffagan yw un o brif amgueddfeydd awyr agored Ewrop, ac atyniad ymwelwyr mwyaf poblogaidd Cymru.

  • Big Pit Amgueddfa Lofaol Cymru

    Big Pit

    Pwll glo go iawn yw'r Pwll Mawr, ac un o amgueddfeydd mwyngloddio gorau Prydain.

  • Amgueddfa Wlân Cymru

    Amgueddfa Wlân Cymru

    Mae Amgueddfa Wlân Cymru, sydd yn hen ffatri wlân y Cambrian Mills, yn lle arbennig ac mae ganddi stori gyfareddol i'w hadrodd.

  • Amgueddfa Lleng Rufeinig Cymru

    Amgueddfa Lleng Rufeinig Cymru

    Yn OC75, sefydlodd y Rhufeiniaid caer yng Nghaerllion a fyddai'n gwarchod yr ardal am dros 200 o flynyddoedd. Heddiw, yn Amgueddfa Lleng Rufeinig Cymru yng Nghaerllion, byddwch yn dysgu pam yr oedd byddin y Rhufeiniaid cymaint i'w hofni.

  • Amgueddfa Lechi Cymru

    Amgueddfa Lechi Cymru

    Mae'r Amgueddfa Lechi'n cynnig diwrnod llawn mwynhad ac addysg mewn ardal ddramatig o brydferth ar lan Llyn Padarn.

  • Amgueddfa Genedlaethol y Glannau

    Amgueddfa Genedlaethol y Glannau

    Mae Amgueddfa Genedlaethol y Glannau yn adrodd hanes diwydiant ac arloesi yng Nghymru, heddiw a thros y 300 mlynedd diwethaf.

  • Rhagor: Archwilio'r Casgliadau

    Gwefan newydd cyffrous yw 'Rhagor' lle cewch ddysgu rhagor am ein casgliadau hynod.