UK Genealogy Archives logo

Glynllifon, Carnarvonshire

Historical Description

Glynllifon, the seat of the Wynn family, in Carnarvonshire, on the Llifon, 5 miles SSW of Carnarvon. The property belonged anciently to Cilmin Troed Du, ancestor of one of the tribes of North Wales, and passed to the Glynnes. The present mansion is recent and splendid, and the grounds include a mausoleum, a fort, and an ancient carreg or pillar.

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

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Carnarvonshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online: