Place:


Pentre  Carmarthenshire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Pentre like this:

Pentre*, vil., Llanfihangel-Abercowin par., Carmarthenshire, in SW. of co., 2 miles N. of Laugharne.

The location is that of "Pentre Farm", as marked on the modern 1:25,000 map. Boundary maps show that this part of the village of St. Clears was in the parish of Llanfihangel-Abercowin.

Pentre through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/23202

Date accessed: 21st October 2017


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