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Pontrhydfendigaid, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Pontrhydfendigaid, a village in the NE of Cardiganshire, on an affluent of the river Teifi, 5¼ miles NNE of Tregaron. It is a fishing station, and has a post office under Ystradmeurig (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Tregaron. The name means the bridge of the blessed ford. The ruins of Strata Florida Abbey are in the vicinity.

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.


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CountyCeredigion
RegionWales
CountryWales
Postal districtSY25