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Llanddewi Velfrey or Llandewy Velfrey, Pembrokeshire

Historical Description

Llanddewi Velfrey or Llandewy Velfrey, a hamlet and a parish in Pembrokeshire. The hamlet lies 3½ miles NE of Narberth. Post town, Narberth. Acreage of parish, 4028; population, 509. The parish council consists of seven members. The living is twofold-a vicarage and a sinecure rectory, in the diocese of St David's; net value of the vicarage, £252 with residence; of the rectory, £148. Patron of the former, the Lord Chancellor; of the latter, St David's College, Lampeter. The church was restored in 1894. There are Baptist and Congregational chapels.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

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