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Maes Mynan, Flintshire

Historical Description

Maes Mynan, a beautiful vale in the NW of Flintshire, near Caerwys. A residence of Llewelyn, the last native prince of Wales, was here. Maes Mynis, a parish in Brecknockshire, between the rivers Yrfon and Dihonw, 1 mile SW of Builth. It contains the village of Nantyrarian, and its post town is Builth (R.S.O.) Acreage, 3912; population of the civil parish, 221; of the ecclesiastical, with Llanynys, 416. The living is a rectory, united with the rectory of Llanynys, in the diocese of St David's; gross value, £123. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church was rebuilt in 1884.

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

Land and Property

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


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