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Gyffylliog, Denbighshire

Historical Description

Gyffylliog, a parish in Denbighshire consisting of four townships; Ffrithoedd, Trefor, Treganol, and Treparc. The village is situated on the river Clywedog in a picturesque valley, a branch of the Vale of Clwyd, 4½ miles from Enthin. It has a post office under Ruthin (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Ruthin. Acreage, 8181; -population of the civil parish, 427; of the ecclesiastical, 477. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Asaph; tithe commuted at £347; net value, £250 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St Asaph.

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 districtRuthin1837 - 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 Gyffylliog from 1837 to 1974 you should search for the Ruthin Registration District.

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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