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Title: Llangyniew  
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Subject: List of communities in Wales, List of places in Powys (categorised), Powys County Council
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Coordinates: 52°40′21″N 3°19′02″W / 52.67251°N 3.3171°W / 52.67251; -3.3171

OS grid reference SJ125085
Principal area Powys
Ceremonial county Powys
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district SY21
Dialling code 01938
Police Dyfed-Powys
Fire Mid and West Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Montgomeryshire
List of places

Llangynyw (also Llangyniew) is a hamlet and an ancient parish in Maldwyn, Powys, mid Wales. It is located on a hill inside a bend in the River Banwy, approximately two miles north-east of Llanfair Caereinion.

The focus of the hamlet is the Church and Parish of St. Cynyw.

The parish of Llangynyw had a population of 551 when the 1801 census was taken, 430 in 1901, and 295 in 1971.[1]


External links

  • LLANGYNIEW, National Gazetteer 1868 & Lewis 1833 transcriptions, Genuki
  • Photographs of Llangynyw and the surrounding area, Geograph
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