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Llanio, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llanio, a township in Llanddewi Brefi parish, Cardiganshire, on the river Teifi, and the Sarn Helen Way, 2¼ miles SW of Tregaron. It has a post office of the name of Llanio Road (R.S.O.), under Tregaron; money order and telegraph office, Tregaron. Acreage, 1219; population, 124. The Roman station Loventium was here, and Roman inscriptions, coins, bricks, and pottery have been found. Foundations of an ancient building, 150 feet by 72, were discovered in a field called Caer Castell.

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 districtTregaron1837 - 1934

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 Llanio are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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