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The Vyrnwy, Montgomeryshire

Historical Description

Vyrnwy, The, a river chiefly in Montgomeryshire, but partly dividing that county from Salop. It rises on the Berwyn Mountains, runs north-eastward past Llwydiartli, Mathrafal, and Maitfod to LIansantffraid, and goes thence eastward past Llanymynech to the Severn at Melverley. Its length of course is about 35 miles, and its chief tributaries are the Einion, the Cain, and the Tanat.

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

Land and Property

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