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Pontypridd Historical Society exists to foster the continuing interest in the history of Pontypridd and the surrounding area as well as all of Wales and all things with a Welsh connection worldwide.

The Society Committee comprises:

Chairman            Mr Ken Boaden

Secretary             Mr Brian Davies

Treasurer             Mr Howard Thomas

Committee Member    Ms Pat McKenna

Committee Member    Mr Mike Edwards

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USEFUL LINKS
SEE MAIN MENU FOR ALL TALKS INCLUDING UPCOMING TALKS.

Further information of local interest including many pictures can be found using the following links:

Pontypridd Museum

Glamorgan Archives

Pontypridd Library

SYNOPSIS 2016

An insight into the talks held in this year

Bronze Age Cairns in the

Glamorgan Uplands

January 2016 - Mr Dewi Bowen

Information to follow

Solomon Andrews,

Victorian Cardiff Enrepeneur

February 2016  - Mr Alan Thorne

Information to follow

Pontypool and Usk

Japanware

March 2016 - Mr Robin Williams

Information to follow

Henry Williams,

Clockmaker of Llancarfan

April 2016 - Mr Ed Cloutman

Information to follow

History of Cilfynydd

Primary School

May 2016  - Mr Alun Caffrey

Information to follow

Pontypridd

Poorhouse

June 2016 - Mr Keith Jones

Information to follow

No Talk

July 2016 

Warriors from Hell,

the Vikings in Wales

September 2016 - Mr Viv Pugh

Information to follow

Newport in

old postcards

October 2016 - Mr Graham Jarvis

Information to follow

Did the Chartists bring democracy to Australia?

November 2016 - Mr Alan Ware

Information to follow

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct World

Heritage site

December 2016 - Mr Peter Wakelin

Information to follow