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Llandetty, Breconshire

Historical Description

Llandetty or Llanthetty, a parish in Brecknockshire, on the river Usk and the Brecon Canal, 2 miles S of Talybont station on the Brecon and Merthyr railway, and 7 SE of Brecon. It includes Talybont, which has a post, money order, and: telegraph office (R.S.O.) Acreage, 10,796 of land and 130 of water; population, 441. The living is a rectory in the diocese, of St David's; gross value, £335 with residence. The church is dedicated to St Detta.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Registration districtBrecknock1837 - 1974

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Breconshire is online.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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