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Crickhowell & District History Society

N.B.Regrettably, Dr. Ghee Bowman's talk on "From Lucknow to Llangattock" due to be held in the Bowls pavilion on March 18th has been CANCELLED.

Change of Venue February and March 2020

Our AGM in February and Dr. Ghee Bowman's talk in March will take place in the Bowls Pavilion, adjacent to the cricket ground, at the normal time of 7.30 pm.

The aims of the Society are, briefly,

  • To promote and encourage the public study of history with particular reference to the local area.
  • To hold lectures and discussions and organise research visits for Society members and interested members of the general public.

We hold eight talks a year in February, March, April, May June, September, October, and November.

We also produce a twice-yearly newsletter for members, usually distributed during our breaks in July and December.

Meetings take place in the Parish Hall, Church Lane, Crickhowell at 7.30pm.

Entrance fee per Meeting: Members £3, Non-Members £4,

2020 Membership Fee is £7

Students under 18 years of age £4


N.B. Regrettably, we are unable to assist with queries about family history as we do not have suitable resources.

For assistance in such matters please contact the extremely helpful

Crickhowell District Archive Centre



By post: Crickhowell District Archive Centre, CRiC Building,

Beaufort Street, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1BN

Tel/Answerphone: 01873 810 922

Email: archive@visitcrickhowell.co.uk

Website: www.crickhowellarchives.org.uk

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