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Llansadurnen, Carmarthenshire

Historical Description

Llansadurnen, a parish in Carmarthenshire, on the Carmarthen Bay, 1¼ mile SW of Laugharne, and 5 miles S by E of St Clears station on the G.W.R. Post town, Laugharne, under St Clears. It contains the hamlet of Brook. Acreage, 1473; population, 156. Limestone is worked. The living is a rectory, annexed to the vicarage of Laugharne, in the diocese of St David's; joint net value, £200 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Winchester. The church was rebuilt in 1861, is in the Decorated English style, and consists of nave and chancel, with transept, south porch, and tower. There is a chapel of ease at Brook and a Baptist chapel at PIashett. Judge Powell, who tried the seven bishops, resided at Broadway.

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 districtCarmarthen1837 - 1935

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 Llansadurnen from 1837 to 1935 you should search for the Carmarthen Registration District.


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Llansadurnen are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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