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Bangor Teifi, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Bangor-Teifi, a parish in Cardiganshire, on the river Teifi, 1½ mile NW of Llandyssil station on the G.W.R., and 7 miles E of Llandyssil, which is the post town. Acreage, 1460; population, 188. The living is a rectory united with Henllan, in the diocese of St David's; net value, £160 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is good.

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.

Ancient CountyCardiganshire 
County Court districtNewcastle in Emlyn 
DioceseSt. Davids 
Petty-Sessional DivisionLlanfihangel-ar-arth 
Poor Law unionNewcastle in Emlyn 
Registration districtNewcastle in Emlyn1837 - 1934
Rural DeanerySub Aeron 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

The registers date only from the year 1813.


Church of England

St. David (parish church)

The church of St. David is a plain building of stone, consisting of chancel, nave, western porch, and a turret, containing 1 bell. The church was rebuilt early in the present century, and affords 98 sittings

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

For births, marriages, and deaths in Bangor Teifi from 1837 to 1934 you should search for the Newcastle in Emlyn Registration District.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Bangor Teifi from the following:

Land and Property

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

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


Online maps of Bangor Teifi are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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