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Llandymog, Denbighshire

Historical Description

Llandymog, a small village and a parish in Denbighshire. The village is situate about 4 miles from Denbigh. It has a post and money order office under Denbigh; telegraph office, Denbigh. There is a reading-room and library. The parish reaches from the river Clwyd to the Moel Fammau range of mountains. Acreage, 3371; population, 499. On the top of Pen-y-Cloddiau, a peak 1460 feet high, there is an ancient British camp of the triple circumrotated type. The chief residences in the parish are Glanywern Hall (now converted into a lunatic asylum) and Pentremawr. The parish is an entirely agricultural one, without one resident landlord. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £486 with residence. The church was restored in 1878.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

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