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Castell Prysor, Merionethshire

Historical Description

Castell-Prysor, an old fort in a defile of Merionethshire, between Moel-Uchaf and the lofty heights of the Gani, 4 miles S by E of Festiniog. It is now a mere fragment, and it has been ascribed variously to the Britons and the Romans. Roman coins and urns have been found at it.

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.


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