In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Is Coed like this:
ISCOED, or ISCOYD, a township in Malpas parish, Flint; adjacent to Cheshire and Salop, 3 miles W of Whitchurch. Acres, 2, 607. Real property, £4, 014. Pop., 435. Houses, 89. Iscoed Hall is a chief residence. Coal is worked; and brine springs are at Broadoak and Wich Brook. Matthew Henry was born at Broadoak.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Is Coed, in Wrexham and Flintshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
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