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Llanbadarn Tref Eglwys, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llanbadarn Tref Eglwys, or colloquially called Llanbadarn Fach, to distinguish it from Llanbadarn Fawr, a parish, with a village, in Cardiganshire, on the river Artn, near the coast, 3 miles ENE of Aberavron and 11 NW of Lampeter. It includes Cross Inn and Pennant, which has a post office under Aberarth (B.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Llanon. Acreage, 6348; population, 731. The word tref-eglwys, in the name of the parish, is supposed to signify " town church." The living is annexed to the vicarage of Cilcennin, in the diocese of St David's. The church was formerly collegiate and had a prebend, and is in good condition. There are three Calvinistic Methodist chapels.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Registration districtAberayron1837 - 1936
Registration districtCardiganshire Central1936 - 1974

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 Llanbadarn Tref Eglwys from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Aberayron Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanbadarn Tref Eglwys from 1936 to 1974 you should search for the Cardiganshire Central 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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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