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Carngiwch, Carnarvonshire

Historical Description

Carngiwch, a parish in Carnarvonshire, on the river Erch, 4 miles NW of Nevin, 4 N of Pwllheli, and 5½ WNW of Afon-Wen station on the Cambrian railway. Post town, Llithfaen, under Pwllheli. Acreage, 1404; population, 103. The church is small.

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 - 1934

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 Carngiwch from 1837 to 1934 you should search for the Pwllheli Registration District.

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online: