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Llanstephan, Radnorshire

Historical Description

Llanstephan, a parish in Radnorshire, on the rivers Bachwy and Wye, at the boundary with Brecknockshire, 1½ mile NW of Boughrood station on the Cambrian railway, and 9 miles SE of Builth. Post town, Llyswen (R.S.O.) Acreage, 2334; population of the civil parish, 151; of the ecclesiastical, 354. The living is a vicarage, united to that of Llandeilo Graban, in the diocese of St David's; joint net value, £305. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is ancient.

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 districtHay1837 - 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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