Abergynolwyn, or Abergwynolwyn, Merionethshire
Abergynolwyn, or Abergwynolwyn, a village in Merionethshire, 7 miles NE of Towyn, with a station on the Tal-y-llyn narrow-gauge railway. It is situated partly in the parish of Tal-y-llyn and partly in that of Llanfihangel, and is chiefly occupied by quarrymen. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bangor, united with Llanfihangel-y-Pennant; net value, £260. Patron, the Bishop of Bangor. It has a post and money order office (R.S.O.); telegraph office, Towyn (R.S.O.)
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Merionethshire is available to browse.
Online maps of Abergynolwyn, or Abergwynolwyn are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online: