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Henllan, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Henllan, a parish in Cardiganshire, on the river Teifi, at the boundary with Carmarthenshire, 3 miles E of Newcastle Emiyn. Post town, Newcastle Ernlyn, under Llandyssil. Acreage, 395; population of the civil parish, 128; of the ecclesiastical, 316. A fine waterfall is called Frydiau Henllan The living is a rectory, annexed to the rectory of Bangor Teifi, in the diocese of St David's; net yearly value, £78 with residence. The church is good.

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 districtNewcastle in Emlyn1837 - 1934

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 Henllan from 1837 to 1934 you should search for the Newcastle in Emlyn Registration District.

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.


Online maps of Henllan are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online:

Postal districtSA44
Post TownLlandysul