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Cascob, Radnorshire

Historical Description

Cascob, a township and a parish in Radnorshire. The township lies in Radnor Forest, near the river Lugg, 5½ miles W by N of Presteign, and 6 SW by S of Knighton station on the L. & N.W.R. Post town, Presteign (R.S.O.) The parish includes also the township of Litton. Acreage, 2827; population, 62; of the ecclesiastical parish, 97. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St David's; net value, £93 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is an ancient edifice, and has been restored.

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 districtKnighton1877 - 1933
Registration districtRadnorshire East1933 - 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 Radnorshire is available to browse.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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