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Boulston, Pembrokeshire

Historical Description

Boulston, a parish in Pembrokeshire, on the river Cleddau, 3 miles SE by S of Haverfordwest, which is the post town. Acreage, 1569 of land, and 199 of water and foreshore; population, 111. The living is a donative in the diocese of St David's. The church contains monuments of the Wogans.

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.

Ancient CountyPembrokeshire 
ArchdeaconrySt. Davids 
County Court districtHaverfordwest 
DioceseSt. Davids 
Petty-Sessional DivisionDungleddy 
Poor Law unionHaverfordwest 
Registration districtHaverfordwest1837 - 1974
Rural DeaneryDungleddy 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

The register of baptisms and burials dates from the year 1799, marriages from 1833.


Church of England

dedication unknown (parish church)

The church is an ancient building of stone, in the Early English style, and consists of chancel and nave, and a turret containing 1 bell; there are some old monuments to the members of the Wogan family. The church affords 60 sittings.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Boulston from the following:

Land and Property

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


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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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RegionSouth Wales
Postal districtSA62
Post TownHaverfordwest