Manorbier, coast par. and vil. with ry. sta., in co. and 5 miles SE. of Pembroke, 3623 ac. and 126 foreshore, pop. 631; P.O.; Manorbier Castle, built in time of Henry I., is now an extensive ruin; it was the birth-place of Giraldus Cambrensis (1146-1224), of the family of De Barri, the topographer and historian of Wales; a portion of the castle has been fitted up as a modern residence.
(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))
|Feature Description:||"coastal parish and village with railway station" (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")|
|Administrative units:||Maenorbyr AP/CP Pembrokeshire AncC|
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