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Llangoedmore or Llangoedmawr, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llangoedmore or Llangoedmawr, a parish in Cardiganshire, on the river Teifi, at the boundary with Pembrokeshire, 1 mile E by S of Cardigan. Post town, Cardigan. Acreage, 4998; population, 785. A well and a cave called St Cynllo's are near the church. A battle was fought in 1135 near Crugmawr between Gmffydd ab Ehys and the English. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St David's; net value, £220. The church is dedicated to St Cynllo, and was restored in 1859. There are Baptist and 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 districtCardigan1837 - 1936
Registration districtCardiganshire South1936 - 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 Llangoedmore or Llangoedmawr from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Cardigan Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llangoedmore or Llangoedmawr from 1936 to 1974 you should search for the Cardiganshire South 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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