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Llanyre, Radnorshire

Historical Description

Llanyre, a village and a parish in Radnorshire. The village stands on the Roman road from Caerfagu to Builth, between the rivers Ithon and "Wye, 2 miles KW of Llandrin-dod Wells. It has a post office under Llandrindod Wells (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Llandrindod Wells. The parish includes Kewbridge-on-Wye. Acreage, 5915; population, 683. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the vicarage of Llanfihangel Helygen, in the diocese of St David's. The church has been rebuilt. There is another church and Baptist and Wesleyan chapels at Xewbridge.

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Registration districtRhayader1837 - 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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