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Llanllugan, Montgomeryshire

Historical Description

Llanllugan, a parish in Montgomeryshire, on the river Rliiw, 4 miles SW of Llanfair Caereinion, and 7¼ NW of Newtown. Post town, Llanfair Caereinion, under Welshpool. Acreage, 6729; population of the civil parish, 371; of the ecclesiastical, 293. A Cistercian nunnery was founded here in 1239, was given at the dissolution to the D'Arcys, and has left no traces. Much of the parish is upland. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £92 with residence. The church is Early English.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Registration districtNewtown1837 - 1974

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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