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Prendergast, Pembrokeshire

Historical Description

Prendergast, a village and a parish in Pembrokeshire. The village stands on the river Cleddan, is suburban to Haverfordwest, and communicates with that town by two bridges. It has a post and money order office under Haverfordwest; telegraph office, Haverfordwest. The parish is partly witliin Haverfordwest borough, and comprises 1146 acres; population, 1327. For parish council purposes part of the parish is in the urban district of Haverfordwest, the remainder, known as North Prendergast, having a parish meeting. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St David's; net value, £112 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church was rebuilt in 1868, with the exception of the tower. There is a Baptist chapel.

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

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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