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Llanafan Fechan


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Llanafan Fechan area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church History

Church of St Afan, Llanafan Fechan on the Brecknockshire Churches Survey site

Victorian Powys for schools site - Rebuilding and Restoration - Llanafan Fechan

Church Records

Detailed information on deposited registers and transcripts for this parish is given under Breconshire Parish Registers on the Powys Archives website

As a guide only, the principal extant parochial church records for this parish span the dates shown below (as detailed in Parish Registers of Wales, NLW 2000) but exact current holdings should be confirmed with the individual Archives:

  • Baptisms 1799-1994 ; Marriages 1755-1797, 1801-1811, 1813-1971; Burials 1799-1998 Parish Registers, or copies, for all or part of these dates are held at the NLW and/or Powys Archives. Bishops Transcripts for various periods are held at the NLW.

Description and Travel

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The transcription of the section for Llanafan Fechan from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Llanafan Fechan has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


The parish of Llanafan Fechan. 1840. Evan Jones Griffiths, Llandeilo Fawr, surveyor. Apportioned by Commissioners Blamire and Buller, because more than six months had lapsed. Second class map. Voluntary agreement. Commutation dated 20.11.1840. Shows woods, plantations and ownerships (tithable parts only). 2,283 acres commuted. Apportionment by holding. Land use details and field-names given in apportionment schedule. Tithe rent charge £115 (£38.6.8d Vicar; £76.13.4d Chanter and Chapter of St David's Cathedral).

Llanafan Fechan

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SN972504 (Lat/Lon: 52.142261, -3.503664), Llanafan Fechan which are provided by: