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Llowes, Radnorshire

Historical Description

Llowes, a village and a parish in Radnorshire, on the river Wye, at the boundary with Brecknockshire, 2½ miles SW by W of Hay, with a post office under Hay (R.S.O.); money order office, Clyro; telegraph office, Hay. The parish comprises 3426 acres; population, 267. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; net value, £220. Patron, the Archdeacon of Brecon. The church is good. There is a Primitive Methodist chapel.

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 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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