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Llandeilo Graban or Llandilo Graban, Radnorshire

Historical Description

Llandeilo Graban or Llandilo Graban, a parish in Radnorshire, on the river Wye, at the boundary with Brecknockshire, 7 miles SE by S of Builth. Erwood station, on the Cambrian railway, is in this parish. Post town, Erwood (R.S.O.); telegraph office, Builth. Acreage, 3147; population of the civil parish, 203; of the ecclesiastical, 354. Much of the surface is hilly and wild. The living is a vicarage, with Llanstephen annexed, in the diocese of St David's; net value, £305. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is ancient. There is a Baptist chapel.

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

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