Brongwyn, a parish in Cardiganshire, near the river Teifi, 2 miles NW of Newcastle-Emlyn, and 11 W by N of Llandyssil station on the G.W.R. It has a post office under Newcastle-Emlyn (R.S.O.), which is the money order and telegraph office. Acreage, 1645; population, 254. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Bettws-Evan, in the diocese of St Davids. The church is good, and there is a Congregational chapel.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Registration district||Newcastle in Emlyn||1837 - 1936|
|Registration district||Cardiganshire South||1936 - 1974|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Brongwyn from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Newcastle in Emlyn Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Brongwyn from 1936 to 1974 you should search for the Cardiganshire South Registration District.
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 Brongwyn are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online: