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Llangorwen, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llangorwen, an ecclesiastical parish in Llanbadarn Fawr parish, Cardiganshire, near Aberystwyth. It was constituted in 1842, and its post town is Aberystwyth. Population, 361. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £222.

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 districtAberystwyth1934 - 1936
Registration districtCardiganshire North1936 - 1974

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

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 Llangorwen are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

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