Penallt  Brecknockshire


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

PENALLT, a parcel in Llangattock parish, Brecon; on the river Usk, near Crickhowell. Real property, £3, 651. Pop., 732. Houses, 134. Llangattock church and Crickhowell workhouse are here; and Troy House, a seat of the Duke of Beaufort, is in the neighbourhood.

The location is half way between the small settlements marked as "Penallt uchaf" and "Penallt isaf" on the Ordnance Survey First Series one-inch map. Additional information about this locality is available for Llangatwg

Penallt through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Penallt, in Powys and Brecknockshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th January 2022

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