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Cefn, Denbighshire

Historical Description

Cefn, an ecclesiastical parish formed out of St Asaph civil parish, Denbighshire, 2¼ miles SW of St Asaph. It has a post office under St Asaph, E.S.O. (Flintshire), which is the money order and telegraph office. Population, 486. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Asaph; gross value, £317 with residence. The church was built in 1864. There is a Calvinistic Methodist chapel.

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 districtWrexham1895 - 1974
Registration districtSt. Asaph1895 - 1935
Registration districtAled1935 - 1974

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

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Cefn are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

Postal districtCH7