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March 2, 2017

Thursday 2nd March: MAA members attended the Society of Antiquaries London meeting in Cardiff.

The Society of Antiquaries London, meeting in Cardiff. The Society was founded in 1707 and currently has 3,000 Fellows include many distinguished archaeologists and art and architectural historians. The Fellowship is international and includes all aspects of the material past. The role of the Society was, and is ‘the encouragement, advancement and furtherance of the […]

Start: March 2, 2017
End: January 17, 2018
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March 4, 2017

Saturday 4th March 2017: A visit to Newport to see the Feibusch murals in Newport Civic Centre, followed by a visit to the Museum:

Barbara Bartl, the Museums Officer for Collections at Newport Museum and Art Gallery,  gave us a guided tour of these superb murals. Hans Feibusch (1898 – 1998) was a German painter and sculptor of Jewish heritage who lived and worked in Britain from 1933 until his death. A series of 12 murals by Feibusch, each over […]

Start: March 4, 2017
End: February 17, 2018

April 7, 2017

Friday 7th April: Visit to Abergavenny Priory Church at 1.30pm followed by a visit to Abergavenny Castle and Museum at 2.30pm:

Visit to Abergavenny Priory Church This was an informal visit during which we pooled our knowledge. We met at the Priory Church Abergavenny at 1.30pm. Some people arrived earlier and had lunch in the Tithe Barn close by. Anne Dunton led the discussion and began at the oldest part of the Priory which was the […]

Start: April 7, 2017
End: February 17, 2018

May 6, 2017

Saturday 6th May, The MAA AGM at the Charles Williams Church in Wales Primary School at 2pm

  The AGM was held on 6th May 2017 and as Rick Turner was ill, Dr Mark Lewis stepped into the breach and gave one of his interesting talks this one on his recently published book entitled ‘ The Fountains of My Story Arthur Machen and the Making of a Museum ‘ It was a wonderful AGM […]

Start: May 6, 2017
End: February 1, 2018
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May 25, 2017

Thursday May 25th at 7pm: An evening visit to Runston Deserted Village in conjunction with Cardiff Archaeological Society.

  A beautiful sunny evening and members from the MAA and CAS assembled to view the site. The event was organised by Jeremy Knight, our president and Chris Jones-Jenkins a member of the MAA and of CAS. We were kindly allowed access to the Wye Valley Archery Centre to use their car park and access […]

Start: May 25, 2017
End: February 17, 2018

June 15, 2017

Thursday 15th June: A visit to Much Marcle, Hellens Manor, St Bartholomew’s church and St Mary’s Church Kempley:

We arrived at the Hellens’ Manor at 11.30am. The present house dates from the 16th /17th centuries, is built of brick, and has gardens redeveloped to reflect the age of the building.  Most of what you can visit is Jacobean, with period furnishings, but it has the feel of, and is, of  a lived-in house. […]

Start: June 15, 2017
End: February 17, 2018

July 1, 2017

Saturday July 1st: Llangwm History Day

The event aimed to showcase the history of Llangwm and took place in conjunction with the Gwent County History Association and Llangwm Monmouthshire Local History Group. It was organised this year by the MAA. The day will consisted of lectures in Llangwm village hall and forays into the locality and luckily the sun shone.  Hefina […]

Start: July 1, 2017
End: February 1, 2018

July 13, 2017

Thursday, 13th July a visit to St Teilo’s church at Llantilio Crossenny and Hen Gwrt moated site

A visit to Llantilio Crossenny It was a beautiful summer’s evening on Thursday 13th July as the MAA led by Alan Aberg and Revd Canon Dr Arthur Edwards headed out to visit Hen Gwrt moated site and the church of St Teilo at Llantilio Crossenny.  The Church of St Teilo is the parish church of […]

Start: July 13, 2017
End: February 17, 2018

August 6, 2017

Sunday 6th August at 12.30pm: Members’ summer lunch at usual venue

Start: August 6, 2017
End: February 1, 2018

September 6, 2017

Wednesday 6th September: Visit to London to the Society of Antiquaries of London in conjunction with Cardiff Archaeological Society

Wednesday 6th September : Visit to  the Society of Antiquaries of London in conjunction with Cardiff Archaeological Society: Organised by our President Jeremy Knight and Chairman Alan Aberg On September 6th we were joined by members of Cardiff Archaeological S0ciety on our visit to the Society of Antiquaries of London.   On arrival at Burlington House […]

Start: September 6, 2017
End: September 6, 2018