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Llamlar, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llamlar, a parish in Cardiganshire, on the river Ystwyth, 6 miles SE of Aberystwyth. It comprises the two townships of Llanilar Lower and Llanilar Upper, has a station on the Manchester and Milford railway, and a post, money order, and telegraph office (R.S.O.) Acreage, 6429; population of the civil parish, 714; of the ecclesiastical, 847. Birch Grove, Liidiardau, Abermaed, and Castle Hill are chief residences. The living is a vicarage, with the rectory of Rhostie annexed, in the diocese of St David's; net value, £180 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is dedicated to St Hilary. There is a Calvinistic Methodist chapel.

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

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Land and Property

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