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Johnston, Pembrokeshire

Historical Description

Johnston, a parish in Pembrokeshire, 4 miles S by W of Haverfordwest. It has a station on the G.W.R., and a post office under Haverfordwest; money order and telegraph office, Haverfordwest. Acreage, 1295; population of the civil parish, 226; of the ecclesiastical parish, with Steynton, 4033. John-ston Hall was formerly the seat of Lord Kensington. The living is a rectory united with the vicarage of Steynton, in the diocese of St David's; net value, £298 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is ancient.

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 districtHaverfordwest1837 - 1974

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Land and Property

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


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyPembrokeshire
RegionWales
CountryWales
Postal districtSA62
Post TownHaverfordwest