Day School Saturday 11 February 2023

Anglesey’s Chapel Culture: Nonconformity and Social Change in the ‘long’ 19th Century

To be held in the Glan Hwfa Community Centre at Capel Moriah, Glanhwfa Road, Llangefni LL77 7EN; 9-15am – 5.00pm

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Cost: £30 per person, which will include the cost of lunch and other refreshments.


9.15 – 9.30  Registration and introduction – Rev Ieuan Elfryn Jones

9.30 – 10.30  Lecture 1 + Questions/Discussion
Professor Densil Morgan – Dissent, Nonconformity and the Free Churches in Wales during the long nineteenth century, 1760-1914

10.30 – 11.00  Refreshments

11.00 – 11.50 Lecture 2 + Questions/Discussion
Dr Eryn White  – Early Methodism in Anglesey

12.00 – 12.50 Lecture 3 + Questions/Discussion
Dr Gareth Evans Jones  – The Methodist Pope: A Reflection on the Religiosity of John Elias of Anglesey

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch

14.10 – 14.35 Lecture 4
Densil Morgan – Christmas Evans – Baptist Minister and Noncomformist pioneer on Anglesey

14.35 – 15.00 Lecture 5
Ieuan Elfryn Jones – The Social Life of the Chapel in Anglesey

15.00 – 15.50 Lecture 6 + Questions/Discussion
Sue Fielding (RCAHMW) – The Architecture of Chapels

16.00 – 17.00 Conclusions and Closing Remarks
Discussion led by Sylvia Pinches

Please book for this event as soon as possible by contacting Gareth Huws (Tel: 07957 314 584, Email:

After you have contacted Gareth and confirmed your place please arrange to pay the fee of £30 per person.
Either by sending a cheque made payable to the Anglesey Antiquarian Society to the Treasurer at 1 Fronheulog, Tregarth, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 4RD. (Please include your contact details with the cheque and who the booking is for).
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