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Bryn Eglwys, Denbighshire

Historical Description

Bryn-Eglwys, a parish in Denbighshire, 6 miles NE of Corwen railway station, and 11 WNW of Ruabon. It is divided into the townships of Bodynwydag, Bryntangor, Fanybedwell, Gwrthrina, and Llan, and it has a post office under Corwen, which is the money order and telegraph office. Acreage, 3584; population, 312. Much of the surface is upland. There is a mineral spring. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £131 with residence. There are Calvinistic Methodist and Wesleyan chapels.

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

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Land and Property

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