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Llanywern, Breconshire

Historical Description

Llanywern, a parish in Brecknockshire, 8¼ miles E of Brecon. Post town, Brecon. Acreage, 1425; population, 102. The manor belonged to Bernard Newmarch, and was given by him to Brecon Priory. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the rectory of Llanfihangel Talyllyn, in. The diocese of St David's.

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

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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