Place:


Llanfair Nant Gwyn  Pembrokeshire

 

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

LLANFAIR-NANT-GWYN, a parish in the district of Cardigan and county of Pembroke; on the river Nevern, under Menydd-Preselley, 6 miles S of Cardigan r. station. Post town, Cardigan. Acres, 1,688. Real property, £1,008. Pop., 189. Houses, 38. The property is divided among a few. Quartzose rock abounds in the valley; and hence the name Nant-Gwyn, signifying "the white vale." The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of St. David's. Value, £70. Patron, T. Bowen, Esq. The church is good.

Llanfair Nant Gwyn through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Llanfair Nant Gwyn in Pembrokeshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/3220

Date accessed: 13th November 2018


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