Cymdeithas Mwyngloddiau Cymru
(Member of the National Association of Mining History Organisations)
Details of Welsh Mines Preservation Trust meet(s) can be found on the WMPT webpages
Next Welsh Mines Society Field Meet(s)
|Spring (Indoor) Meet - Sunday
Hosts : Neil Culross and Jo Dawson, Tel. 01874 638 212, E-mail : Chairman@Welshmines.org
Neil and Jo have kindly offered to again host the spring meet, for 2019, at their home near Brecon : "Tan y Neuadd", Cwmcamlais, Brecon, LD3 8TE.
All members are welcome. Arrive at any time from 10:30 a.m. onwards. Tea, coffee, and biscuits will be provided.
The meet provides an opportunity for chat, and to show
&/or view presentations, however, please note the following :
The usual arrangement of a lunch-time buffet meal is offered. People requiring this should contact Neil by email, by 17th March at the latest, and they will be informed of price etc., once numbers are known.
There is plenty of camping and floor space available for anyone wishing to arrive on the Saturday evening, as well as a limited number of beds on a first-come first-served basis.
There are various mines and quarries within 30–60 minutes drive for those wishing to do something extra, and there is walking in the Brecon Beacons or locally from the front door."Tan y Neuadd" is located at NGR : SN 9523 2645 view road atlas or 1:25,000 OS Map.
Satnav for LD3 8TE says you have arrived when you reach the farm at the top (south end) of the valley – keep going, Tan y Neuadd is about halfway down the valley.
WMS direction signs will be placed on the road junctions at the top (A4215) and the bottom (A40) of the valley.
|Summer Field Meet - Weekend 15th -
16th June 2019
North Wales : The Great Orme and the Llanrwst mining district
[OS Map : Outdoor Leisure, 1:25,000, Sheet OL17, 'Snowdonia : Snowdon & Conwy Valley Areas']
To be advised.
Organisers : Paul Smythe and Dave Seabourne.
Saturday 15th June - The Great Orme [NGR SH 441 905 - View OS Map]
Details to be advised.
Sunday 16th June - Llanrwst mining district
Full details in the Spring Newsletter, and posted here as soon as available.
|Autumn Field Meet - Weekend September
Date and further details in the Spring Newsletter, and posted here as soon as available.
Central Wales :
Ystumtuen Area, Ceredigion [OS Map : Explorer, 1:25,000, Sheets
213, 'Aberystwyth & Cwm Rheidol']
Saturday ??th September - Ystumtuen to Bwlchgwyn, Llwynteifi
& Dolgamfa mines
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This page last updated on 21st February 2019