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Llannor, Carnarvonshire

Historical Description

Llannor, a village and a parish in Carnarvonshire, in the Lleyn Peninsula, 2½ miles NW of Pwllheli, and 4 ESE of Nevin, with a post office under Pwllheli; money order and telegraph office, Pwllheli. Acreage of parish, 5645; population, 901. There are some inscribed stones of the 6th century. The living is a vicarage, with Penrhos annexed, in the diocese of Bangor; net value, £164 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of Bangor. The church is ancient. There are three Calvinistic Methodist chapels in the parish. By the Local Government Act of 1894 part of the civil parish of Llannor was added to Denio (Pwllheli).

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 districtPwllheli1837 - 1937
Registration districtPwllheli & Portmadoc1937 - 1974

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

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

For births, marriages, and deaths in Llannor from 1837 to 1937 you should search for the Pwllheli Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llannor from 1937 to 1974 you should search for the Pwllheli & Portmadoc Registration District.

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Carnarvonshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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