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Llanfair Nant Gwyn, Pembrokeshire

Historical Description

Llanfair-Nant-Gwyn, a parish in Pembrokeshire, on the river Nevern, 2 miles N of Crymmych Arms station on the Whitland and Cardigan branch of the G.W.R., and 6 S of Cardigan, Post town, Cardigan. Acreage, 1694; population, 191. Quartzose rock abounds in the valley, and hence the name Nant Gwyn, signifying ' the White Vale." Tho living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £100. The church is good.

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.

Registration districtCardigan1837 - 1935
Registration districtNarberth1936 - 1973
Registration districtHaverfordwest1973 - 1974

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

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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