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Llansaintffraid Glan Conway, Denbighshire

Historical Description

Llansaintffraid-Glan-Conway, a village and a parish in Denbighshire. The village stands on the river Conway, at the boundary with Carnarvonshire, 2 miles SE by E of Con-way, and has a station, called Glan Conway, on the Bettws-y-Coed branch of the L. & N.W.R., and a post, money order, and telegraph office of the same name, under Conway. The parish consists of the townships of Llan, Deunant, Trallwyn, and Tre-BwIl, and comprises an area of 6281 acres, with 80 of adjacent tidal water and 361 of foreshore; population of the civil parish, 1103; of the ecclesiastical, 1028. There is a cromlech near Bryn-y-Pobty. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £234. Patron, the Bishop of St Asaph. The church is in good condition, and there are Baptist, Congregational, and Calvinistic Methodist chapels.

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

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