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Llandyrnog  Denbighshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Llandyrnog like this:

LLANDYRNOG, a village, a parish, and a sub-district, in Ruthin district, Denbigh. The village stands about a mile from the river Clwyd, under Bryn-y-Cloddian, 3¼ miles E of Denbigh r. station; and has a post office under Denbigh.—The parish comprises the townships of Ystrad, Banker, Caerfedwin, Cwmdylluan, Llan-Rhiwbebyl, and Speddyd. ...


Acres, 3,223. Real property, £4,289. Pop., 655. Houses, 140. The property is divided among a few. Glanywern is the seat of Lieut. Col. Madocks. Vron Iw was the seat of the Madocks family, and is now a farm-house. An ancient British camp is on Bryn y-Cloddian. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St. Asaph. Value, £666. * Patron, the Bishop of St. David's. The church is dedicated to St. Tyrnog, and is good. Charities, £15.--The subdistrict contains also two other parishes, and part of another. Acres, 10,068. Pop., 1,826. Houses, 406.

Llandyrnog through time

Llandyrnog is now part of Denbighshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Denbighshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Llandyrnog itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Llandyrnog in Denbighshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/1363

Date accessed: 22nd October 2017


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