The Carmarthenshire Antiquarian Society was founded in 1905 and is one of the foremost County antiquarian societies in Wales. From its inception the founding members saw a need to record, publish and collect all things relating to the history, antiquities and natural history of 'Carmarthenshire in particular, and West Wales in general'. This philosophy has been maintained throughout its history. It has pursued part of its aim through scholarly publication through the Transactions (to 1939) and the Carmarthenshire Antiquary (1941 to present). It started as  a 'field club' and remains so to this day with its active programme of Field Days, supplemented by a winter programme of lectures.

 

New book available from the Carmarthenshire Antiquarian Society - Price £3

Llyfr newydd i'w gael o Gymdeithas Hunafiaethau Sir Gar - Pris £3

 

Letter from James Burton of ICE regarding 'The castles of East Midlands and East Anglia' Weekend Course

 

 

The Antiquarian Year under Review 2013
By Jeremy John

 

See some pictures of the Society's 2014 AGM

 

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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, 21 February, 1.00pm

Field Day: Secrets of the Gwili Valley: a walk along the Gwili railway track.
Leader: Jeremy John
Old Station House, Conwil Elvet. SN385263.
Contact: Jeremy John 01267 235519

 

Friday, 13 March, 7.00pm

Lecture: News from the Bronze Age.
Speaker: Ken Murphy
Laugharne Memorial Hall.
Joint meeting with Laugharne Historical Society.
Contact : Heather James 01267 231793