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Blaenllynfi, Breconshire

Historical Description

Blaenllynfi, a quondam borough town in Cathedine parish, Breconshire, near Llyn-Safaddan, 7½ miles NW of Crickhowell. Reinains stand here, low broken walls and a deep fosse, of a castle which is thought to have been the residence of Prince Hwgan early in the 10th century, and was afterwards the seat of the Norman lord of Welsh Talgarth.

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

Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Breconshire is online.

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