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Capel Arthog, Merionethshire

Historical Description

Capel-Arthog, a hamlet in Llangelynin parish, Merionethshire, on the river Mawddach, under Cader-Idris, 2½ miles SE of Barmouth, and 64 WSW of Dolgelly. It has a post office under Dolgelly; money order and telegraph office, Barmouth, and a station (Arthog) on the Cambrian railway. There is a chapel of ease to Llangelynin parish church, and Congregational, Calvinistic Methodist, and Wesleyan chapels.

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

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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