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Llandysilio  Carmarthenshire

 

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

LLANDISSILIO, a village, a parish, and a sub-district, in the district of Narberth; part of the parish in Carmarthenshire, and part in Pembrokeshire. I he village stands on the river Cleddau, at the boundary between the counties, 1¾ mile N of Narberth-Road r. station, and 4¼ N of Narberth; and has a post office under Narberth. ...


The parish comprises 4,719 acres in Carmarthenshire, and 1,748 in Pembrokeshire. Real property, £4,985. Pop. of theportion, 630; of the P. portion, 406. Houses, 120 and 95. The property is subdivided. A Druidical circle is at Llwynyebol; and ancient camps are at Portispark and Casgwyn. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St. David's. Valne, £144. Patron, the Bishop of St. David's. The church has an ancient inscription, exhumed in 1827; and was reported in 1859 as not good.—The sub-district contains also another parish in Carmarthenshire, and eight other parishes and part of another in Pembrokeshire. Acres, 25,686. Pop., 3,340. Houses, 701.

Llandysilio through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/4450

Date accessed: 15th November 2018


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