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Crugion  Montgomeryshire

 

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

CRIGGION, or Cruggion, a township-chapelry in Alberbury parish, Montgomery; on the river Severn, under Breidden Hill, adjacent to the boundary with Salop, 2½ miles ESE of Four-Crosses r. station, and 7 NNE of Welshpool. It has a post office under Shrewsbury. Real property, £2, 905. Pop., 187. Houses, 34. The property is all in one estate. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £108.* Patron, V. Vickers, Esq. The church is built of red sandstone, and is picturesque and good.

Crugion through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/4649

Date accessed: 17th October 2021


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