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Eglwys Fach, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Eglwys-Fach, a parish, with a village, in Cardiganshire. It is situated on the road from Aberystwith to Machynlleth. 12 miles NE by E from the former, and nearly 6 SW from the latter, near Glandovey station on the Aberystwith branch of the Cambrian railway. Population, 418. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; net value, £97 with residence.

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

Civil Registration

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Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cardiganshire is online.

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


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Postal districtSY20
Post TownMachynlleth