Cardigan Island  Cardiganshire


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

CARDIGAN ISLE, an island in Cardiganshire; on the right side of the month of the river Teifi, 3¾ miles NNW of Cardigan. It measures about 40 acres; and is pastured by sheep.

Cardigan Island through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Cardigan Island, in Ceredigion and Cardiganshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th February 2020

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