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Bow Street, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Bow-Street, a village in Tir-y-Mynach township, Cardiganshire, 4 miles NE of Aberystwyth. It has a station on the Aberystwyth branch of the Cambrian railway, and a post office (R.S.O.); telegraph office, Aberystwyth.

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.

Registration districtAberystwyth1837 - 1936
Registration districtCardiganshire North1936 - 1974

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

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 Bow Street are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

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