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Capel Cynon, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Capel-Cynon, an ecclesiastical parish in Llandisilio-Gogo parish, Cardiganshire, 7 miles N of Llandyssil, which is the post town. Population, 395. Henry VII. encamped here on his march to Bosworth. The ecclesiastical parish was constituted in 1859. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £90. Patron, the Bishop of St David's.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

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.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyCeredigion
RegionWales
CountryWales
Postal districtSA44
Post TownLlandysul