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Llanychaiarn, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llanychaiarn, a village and a parish in Cardiganshire. The village stands on the river Ystwyth, near the coast, 2 miles S of Aberystwyth, is a picturesque little place, and has a bridge across the river. Post town, Aberystwyth. The parish comprises 4060 acres, with 147 of adjacent foreshore; population, 471. A steep hill, near Chancery, commands a fine view of the valley of the Ystwyth. There are remains of an ancient castle. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; net value, £100. The church is dedicated to St Llwchaiarn. There is a Calvinistic Methodist chapel.

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 districtAberystwyth1837 - 1936
Registration districtCardiganshire North1936 - 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 Llanychaiarn from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Aberystwyth Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanychaiarn from 1936 to 1974 you should search for the Cardiganshire North 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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