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Eglwys Fair a Churig, Carmarthenshire

Historical Description

Eglwys-Fair-a-Churig, a township and a chapelry in Henllan-Amgoed parish, Carmarthenshire, at the verge of the county, on the river Taff, 1½ mile SE of Rhydowen station on the Whitland and Cardigan branch of the G.W.R., and 7¼miles N of Whitland. Post town, Whitland (R.S.O.) Acreage, 2576; population, 242. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the rectory of Henllan-Amgoed, iu the diocese of St David's. The church is good.

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 districtNarberth1837 - 1935

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Carmarthenshire is available to browse.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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