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Nant Gwrtheyrn, Carnarvonshire

Historical Description

Nant Gwrtheyrn, a romantic hollow in the SW of Carnarvonshire, on the coast, under Yr Eifl, 3 miles NE of Nevni. Vortigern is said to have died here in 465, and his grave is at Bedd Gwrtheyrn.

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.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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RegionNorth Wales