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Erthig, Denbighshire

Historical Description

Erthig, a township in Gresford parish, Denbighshire, on Offa's Dyke, 2 miles SW of Wrexham. Erthig Hall is the seat of the Yorkes-of whom was Philip Yorke, author of " The Royal Tribes of Wales"-has on the walls and ceilings of one of its rooms the heraldic bearings of the tribes, and occupies a charming situation. Ertindon. See ARTINGTON.

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 districtWrexham1837 - 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.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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