Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Llantrisant. You may be able to find further references to Llantrisant in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
LLANTRISAINT a small town, a parish, and a subdistrict Imperial

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Llantrisant.

Place Type of entry Source
Cymmer village Bartholomew
Dinas village Bartholomew
DINAS a village Imperial
Talygarn curacy Bartholomew

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Llantrisant within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
Charles Wesley Sept. 7 - Dec. 31, 1740: First visit to South Wales 1
Charles Wesley Apr. 3 - Sept. 22, 1741: Bristol and S. Wales again 1
Charles Wesley 1749: Marriage to Sally Gwynne 1
John Wesley 1749-50: Wesley and the Soldiers; In Ireland and Wales Again; Wesley Burned in Effigy 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Tonyrefail 0 2
Llanharan 0 2
Peterston super Montem 0 3
Cymmer 0 2
Pont Y Clun 0 1
Trehafod 0 3
Hopkinstown 0 1
Llantwit Fardre 0 3
Porth 0 2
Llanilid 0 2
Miskin 0 2
Llanhari 0 2
Treforest 0 2
Talygarn 0 2
Pen Y Graig 0 1
Pont Y Pridd 0 3
Glyntaff 0 2
Rhydyborthan 0 2
Dinas 0 2
Gilfach Goch 0 1