Place:


Pen Maen  Glamorgan

 

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

PENMAEN, a parish in Swansea district, Glamorgan; in the Gower peninsula, on Oxwich bay, 9 miles W S W of Swansea r. station. It contains the hamlet of Paviland; and its post town is Swansea. Acres, 1, 538; of which 55 are water. Real property, £805. Pop., 123. Houses, 25. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St. Davids. Value, £210.* Patron, not reported. The church is good.

Pen Maen through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Pen Maen, in Swansea and Glamorgan | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/8453

Date accessed: 10th August 2020


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