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Victorian Powys for schools site - Llanfilo parish census figures for 1841-1901


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Llanfilo 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 Bilo, Llanfilo on the Brecknockshire Churches Survey site

Extensive illustrated exploration of St Bilo's Church on John Ball's Welsh Churches and Chapels Collection webpages.

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 1680-1739, 1786-1990; Marriages 1680-1739, 1755-1971; Burials 1680-1739, 1782-1967 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

You can see pictures of Llanfilo which are provided by:

Places, villages, farms etc., in Llanfilo parish as shown on the parish map on the CD of Historic Parishes of England and Wales: an Electronic Map of Boundaries before 1850 with a Gazetteer and Metadata [computer file] (Kain, R. J. P., Oliver, R. R.). (Extracted by John Ball)

  • Llanfilo [39] - Camp (×2), Court-y-plyfyn, Cwrt-tre-domen, Drostre Bank, Hillis, Llanfillo, Moat, Pen-goyfford, Pen-isa'r-pentre, Pen-y-maes, School, Trefeitha, Tre-domen, Tyle-crwn, Ty-canol.


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


Historical Geography

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


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO119333 (Lat/Lon: 51.991100, -3.284496), Llanfilo which are provided by: