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Mochdre or Moughtre, Montgomeryshire

Historical Description

Mochdre or Moughtre, a parish in Montgomeryshire, near the river Severn, the Caer Sws Roman Way, and the boundary with Radnorshire, 3 miles SW of Newtown. Post town, Newtown. Acreage, 5107; population, 422. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £182 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of St Asaph. The-church is ancient.

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

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Land and Property

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