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Llandegley, Radnorshire

Historical Description

Llandegley, a parish in Radnorshire, on an affluent of the river Ithon, adjacent to Radnor Forest, 1½ mile SE of Peny-bont, and 7 miles WNW of New Radnor. Post town, Peny-bont (R.S.O.) Acreage, 5240; population, 356. There are-mineral springs, one sulphurous and the other chalybeate. A remarkable range of rocks, rich in quartz crystals, is near the churchyard. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £225. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is ancient, with a low Norman tower, and was restored in 1876. There is a meeting-house for the Society of Friends.

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 districtPresteigne1837 - 1870
Registration districtKington1870 - 1933
Registration districtRadnorshire West1933 - 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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