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Welcome to the Glamorgan History Society.

St Donats Castle by Thomas Hornor For more than fifty years, the Glamorgan History Society has played a prominent and highly respected role in encouraging the study of the history of Glamorgan in all its many aspects.

Every year we publish our journal, Morgannwg, which brings together expertise from academics and local historians alike. We welcome original, well-written articles, and the journal provides an excellent opportunity for researchers to publish their work and bring it to the attention of a wider readership.

Find out more about the benefits of becoming a member.

We also maintain a list of websites of local history societies in the area to help you pursue your interests further.


Heronston Hotel This year's autumn day school is due to take place on Saturday 9 November 2019, once again at Heronston Hotel, Bridgend.

The topic this year is 'The changing face of Wales after the First World War.' The speakers are Dr Aled Eirug with The legacy of the anti-war movement in Glamorgan, Professor Martin Johnes on the topic of Understanding the importance of leisure between the wars, and Mr Graham Phillimore on the title Angels in Blue. For full details and information about how to get there, you can download the programme.
If you are intending to come, please download the booking form and return it with payment (full details are on the form)

Morgannwg 2017 Morgannwg
The latest edition of Morgannwg is now available. This year's volume includes four articles on a variety of topics, as well as the regular features of archaeological notes, news from the record offices and book reviews. Read more about Morgannwg...

You can also access past issues of Morgannwg from 1957 to 2004 on the Welsh Journals Online website. We have also put together this list of all the articles from Morgannwg you can find there.


  Minutes of the AGM 2019

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