CYMDEITHAS HANES LLEOL RHUTHUN
RUTHIN LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY
Ruthin Local History Society Programme
16th October 2019. Dr. R Paul Evans: ‘The ‘Old Boys’ of Denbigh County School and the Great War, 1914-1918’.
20th November 2019. Bob Morris: ‘Thomas Gee: Media Mogul with a Message.’
18th December 2019. Annual Meeting, Arnold Hughes: ‘Pool Park and who lived there’.
15th January 2020. Iain Grant: ‘Recent field work at Tomen y Faerdre and Tomen y Rhodwydd – the Castles of Ial’.
19th February 2020. Paul Mason: ‘The Estates of the Vale of Clwyd - historically mapping their boundaries’.
Due to the redevelopment of Awelon the following meetings will be held at the new Rhos Street School, Ffordd Glasdir, at 7.30 p.m.
18th March 2020. Gwynn Price Rowlands: ‘From Beadle and Nightwatchmen to Police Constable. The development of policing in late Georgian and early Victorian Denbighshire ’
15th April 2020. Gwynn Mathews: ‘Poetic Licence in the Vale’.
Meetings suspended until further notice
Recent Additions to this site:
Tomen y Rhodwydd and Tomen y Faerdre
Thomas Gee : Media Mogul with a Message
More editions (45 to 55) of the former 'Rhuthun Local History Broadsheet', published by the Coelion Trust, now on-line.
Wilfred Owen in Rhewl, and Sir Charles Evans in Rhewl and Derwen.
Fascinating photos from 1909-1915 (Scouts, Tug of War etc.) provided by Huw Davies, which include his father, later Dr. Ifor Davies of Cerrigydrudion.
Gareth Evans' new book
'The Buildings of Ruthin'
is now available.
To order a copy, e-mail:
or visit Ruthin bookshops.