Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Strata Florida

Strata Florida, eccl. dist. and township with ry. sta., Caron par., Cardiganshire, pop. 692; the township is also called Caron Uwch Clawdd; the sta. is 5 miles NE. of Tregaron; 4 miles E. of sta. are the remains of Strata Florida Abbey, founded in 1164.


(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "ecclesiastical district and township with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Caron Uwch Clawdd AP/CP       Cardiganshire AncC
Place: Caron Uwch Clawdd

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