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CBA Wales visit to Ynys Mon, 17-19 May

Angelsey Petroglyphs
Photos by George Nash

Confirmation of Details

This year’s CBAWales/Cymru Spring Meeting will be based on a prehistoric rock art tour of Anglesey/Ynys Mon with Associate Professor George Nash who is an Archaeologist & specialist in Prehistoric and Contemporary art and the Convener of the Welsh Rock art Organisation.

For those delegates staying in Anglesey/Ynys Mon and coming from afar, we will assemble at the Bull Hotel Bulkley Square in the centre of Llangefni, LL77 7LR, on the evening of Friday 17th May (time to be confirmed). 

For both Saturday and Sunday, we will assemble at the Oriel Mon Museum, Llangefni at 10am.  

Saturday 18th May itinerary

  • Museum – chat and look at several acquisitions held within the Museum archive 
  • Bryn Celli Ddu and landscape
  • Llangaffo Church

Lunch at the Museum (people with packed lunches can eat in the car park and later browse the museum and art gallery.)

  • Ty Newydd
  • Barclodiad y Gawres at 2pm
  • The Llanerchymedd Complex (including Esgob Farm)

Afternoon tea at Esgob – there would be a small charge (pay on the day)

Sunday 19th May morning only

  • Bachwen, Clynnog Fawr (to be confirmed)

Debriefing with tea and cake (of course) at the Oriel (pay on the day)

Please Note: Although the sites are accessible and relatively easy the access to Barclodiad y Gawres and Bryn Celli Ddu are a 1km walk; we would advise sensible shoes or boots and please be prepared for the ‘unpredictable’ British weather.

There will be a £5 booking fee for the weekend. To book please send your name and email address to with Spring meeting in the subject line, and send a cheque made out to CBA Wales to the address below, or make an online payment to our account using your full name as a reference.

Account details:
Lloyds Bank plc, Welshpool
CBA Wales
Sort Code: 30-99-30
Account no: 00112067

Kathy Laws
Membership Secretary CBA Wales/Cymru
C/O Afallon
Blaenau Ffestiniog
LL41 3RH

We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible for a weekend in the field.