Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Llanymddyfri. You may be able to find further references to Llanymddyfri in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
LLANDOVERY a town, a township, and a district Imperial

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Llanymddyfri within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
George Borrow Llandovery 18
George Borrow Lampeter 8
William Gilpin Llandovery to Llandeilo 3
George Borrow To Swansea 2
George Borrow Strata Florida and Tregaron 1
William Camden Rest of Wales 1
Arthur Young 1776 Tour of South Wales and South Midlands 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Llandingad 0 2
Telych 0 2
Ystrad 0 1
Myddfai 0 3
Halfway 0 1
Llanwrda 4 2
Llanfair Ar Bryn 0 2
Cil Y Cwm 0 2
Rhandir Mwyn 0 3
Talsarn 0 1
Llansadwrn 0 2
Felindre 0 2
Llywel 0 2
Blaensawdde 0 2
Llanddeusant 0 2
Ystrad Ffin 0 2
Llanddulas 0 2
Llandeilor Fan 0 2
Trecastle 2 2
Traean Glas 0 1