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Llansaintffraid Glyn Dyfrdwy, Merionethshire

Historical Description

Llansaintffraid-Glyn-Dyfrdwy, a village and a parish in Merionethshire, on the river Dee, 2 miles E of Corwen, with a station, called Carrog, on the G.W.R., and a post, money order, and telegraph office of the same name, under Corwen. Acreage of the civil parish, 679; population, 164; of the ecclesiastical, 352. Rhogatt is a chief residence. The parish is hilly and has fine views. Owen Glendower owned the manor of Glyndyfrdwy. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £145 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St Asaph. The church is good. There are Baptist and Calvinistic Methodist chapels.

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

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