Llanfair Mathafarn Eithaf, Anglesey
Llanfair-Mathafarn-Eithaf, a parish, with a village, in Anglesey, on Benllech Bay, a rising watering-place, 5 miles E of Llanerchymedd, and 7 WNW of Beaumaris. Post town, Pentraeth, Acreage, 1963; population, 744. Coloured marbles and mill-stones are quarried. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the rectory of Llanddyfnan, in the diocese of Bangor. The church is good. The churchyard contains a mutilated ancient cross, and a modern carnedd or artificial cairn. Goronwy Owen, the Welsh bard and linguist, was a native.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Registration district||Anglesey||1837 - 1937|
|Registration district||Anglesey East||1937 - 1968|
|Registration district||Anglesey||1968 - 1974|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Land and Property
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