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Llanfair Clydogau, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llanfair Clydogau, a parish in Cardiganshire, on the river Teifi, 8½ miles NE of Lampeter. It has a post office, called Llanfair, under Lampeter (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Lampeter. Acreage, 4487; population, 512. The manors belong to the Earl of Lisburne and the Joneses. Lead mines in the neighbourhood have yielded a large quantity of silver. Copper ore is also found. The Teifi is crossed by a bridge here. Standing stones, cairns, and ancient camps abound in this parish, and in the neighbourhood one of Cel~ lan; and indications exist of a junction with the Sarn Helen Roman Way. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's, held in conjunction with Llangybi; gross value, £156. There is a modern church.

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 districtLampeter1837 - 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 Llanfair Clydogau from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Lampeter Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanfair Clydogau 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.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyCeredigion
RegionWales
CountryWales
Postal districtSA48