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Tomsen, Norman. Llanganten Church. Llanganten] : [Llanganten Church?], 1994. 18p


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Llanganten 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 Cannen, Llanganten on the Brecknockshire Churches Survey site.

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 1792-1795, 1813-1998; Marriages 1754-1812, 1837-1971; Burials 1792-1795, 1813-1984 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 Llanganten which are provided by:


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

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Llanganten 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 SO020530 (Lat/Lon: 52.166503, -3.434296), Llanganten which are provided by:


Powys - A Day in the Life of - School Boards, Llanganten - extracts from minutes and extract from School Log book in 1879.