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Mathafam, Merionethshire

Historical Description

Mathafam, an ancient seat, now a farmhouse, in the S of Merionethshire, on the river Dyfi, 5½ miles NE of Machynlleth. It was the residence of Dafydd Llwyd, a famous bard of the 15th century, and it gave lodging for a night to the Earl of Richmond, afterwards Henry VII., on his way from Milford to Bosworth.

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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