Llandyfeisant  Carmarthenshire


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

LLANDYFEISANT, a parish in Llandilo-fawr district, Carmarthen; on the river Towy, 1 mile W of Llandilo-fawr r. station. Post town, Llandilo-fawr, under Carmarthen. Acres, 1,551. Real property, £1,947. Pop., 258. Houses, 51. The surface shares in the interest of Dynevor Park. A spring, called Nant-y-Rheibis, or the charmed fountain, ebbs and flows twice aday. Roman coins have been found. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of St. David's. Value, not reported. Patron, Earl Cawdor. The church is said to occupy the site of a Roman temple.

Llandyfeisant through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 20th June 2024

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