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Penygroes, Carnarvonshire

Historical Description

Penygroes, a village in Llanllyfni parish, Carnarvonshire, C miles S of Carnarvon. It has a station on The Carnarvonshire branch of the L. & N.W.R., and a post, money order, and telegraph office (R.S.O.) It has a chapel of ease, and Baptist, Calvinistic Methodist, Congregational, and Wesleyan chapels.

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.


Online maps of Penygroes are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

Postal districtLL54
Post TownCaernarfon