Place:


Llanbadarn Odwyn  Cardiganshire

 

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

LLANBADARN-ODWYN, a parish in Tregaron district, Cardigan; on the river Ayron, and on the SarnHelen way, 3 miles W by N of Tregaron r. station. Posttown, Tregaron, under Carmarthen. Acres, 4,425. Real property, £1,735. Pop., 527. Houses, 107. The suffix Odwyn, in the name of the parish, signifies ' ' very white,'' and alludes to the appearance of the church on a high bleak eminence, which commands an extensive view along the valley of the Ayron. ...


The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the p. curacy of Llanddewi-Brefi, in the diocese of St. David's. There is a Calvinistic Methodist chapel. .

Llanbadarn Odwyn through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Llanbadarn Odwyn, in Ceredigion and Cardiganshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/2027

Date accessed: 24th August 2017


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