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Llanfihangel Ystrad, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llanfihangel Ystrad, a village and a parish in Cardiganshire. The village stands near the river Ayron, 6½ miles SE of Aberayron, and 6½ NW of Lampeter. The parish contains also the village of Capel, and its post town is Lampeter (R.S.O.) Acreage, 7649; population, 976. Eemains of a Runic pillar are at Macs Mynach. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £149. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is ancient, and was restored in 1893. A mission church was opened at Capel Crebin in 1894.

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 Llanfihangel Ystrad from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Aberayron Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanfihangel Ystrad 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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