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Gorsedd, Flintshire

Historical Description

Gorsedd, a chapelry in Whitford and Ysceifiog parishes, Flintshire, 3 miles W by S of Holywell. It was constituted in 1853, and its post town is Holywell. Population, 702. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Asaph; gross value, £300 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St Asaph.

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

Land and Property

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


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Postal districtCH8
Post TownHolywell