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Lisburne, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Lisburne, a place of lead-mines in the NE of Cardiganshire, near Hafod Park, 14 miles ESE of Aberystwith. The main veins of ore run from E to W, and are from 4 to 6 feet thick, and the lesser veins thin out from the main ones and can be traced at rocky spots of the hill and at the sides and in the beds of neighbouring brooks.

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

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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