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Llanfilo, Breconshire

Historical Description

Llanfillo, Llanfilo, or Llanvillo, a parish in Brecknockshire, on an affluent of the river Wye, 2½ miles W of Talgarth, and 5¼ NE of Brecon. It has a post office, of the name of Llanfilo, under Talgarth (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Talgarth. Acreage, 2731; population of the civil parish, 205; of the ecclesiastical, 241. An ancient British camp is at Alltfillo. The living is a rectory, united with the perpetual curacy of Llandefailog-Tre-Graig, in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £271 with residence. The church is dedicated to St Millburg.

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

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Land and Property

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