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Llanfymach, Pembrokeshire

Historical Description

Llanfymach, a village and a parish in Pembrokeshire The village stands on the river Tav, near the boundary with Carmarthenshire, at the foot of Vreni Vawr Mountain, 9g-miles SW of Newcastle Ernlyn, and 12 from Cardigan. It has a station on the Whitland and Cardigan branch of the G.W.R., and a post and money order office (R.S.O.); tele-graphj'office, Crymmych Arms railway station. The parish comprises 6359 acres; population, 954. Tumuli and standing stones are near the village. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £227 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is dedicated to St Byrnach.

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

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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