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Llanllwchaiarn, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llanllwchaiam, a parish in Cardiganshire, on the coast at New Quay Bay, 5½ miles SW of Aberayron, and 14 N of Llandyssil station on the Carmarthen and Cardigan branch of the G.W.R. It contains the seaport and watering-place of New Quay, which has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Llandyssil. Acreage, 3194; population, 1787. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St David's; net value, £161 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is dedicated to St Llwchaiam, was rebuilt in 1865, and is in the Decorated style. There are Calvinistic Methodist, Congregational, and Baptist chapels. See NEW QUAY.

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 - 1968
Registration districtCardiganshire South1968 - 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 Llanllwchaiarn from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Aberayron Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanllwchaiarn from 1936 to 1968 you should search for the Cardiganshire Central Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanllwchaiarn from 1968 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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