Llansanffraid Glynceiriog  Denbighshire


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

LLANSAINTFFRAID-GLYN-CEIRIOG, a parish in the district of Corwen and county of Denbigh; on the river Ceiriog, under the Berwyn mountains, 2 miles S by W of Llangollen r. station. It consists of the townships of Glyn-Fachan, Nantyr-Isaf, and Nantyr-Uchaf; and it has a post office under Llangollen, and fairs on 4 May, and 6 Oct. ...

Acres, 2,61 2. Real property, £2,543; of which £113 are in quarries. Pop. in 1851,614; in 1861, 738. Houses, 149. The property is divided among a few. The land is hilly; and slate is quarried. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St. Asaph. Value, £200.* Patron, Viscount Dungannon. The church is tolerable. Charities, £6.

Llansanffraid Glynceiriog through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Llansanffraid Glynceiriog, in Wrexham and Denbighshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 22nd April 2019

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