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Carreg Gwastad Point, Pembrokeshire

Historical Description

Carreg-Gwastad Point, a headland in Llanwnda parish, Pembrokeshire, 4½ miles WNW of Fishguard. A French force of 1400 men landed here in 1797, and were captured by a body of yeomanry under Lord Cawdor, the lord-lieutenant of the county.

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

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Pembrokeshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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