|Glamorgan Contents Nearby Places|
"PEN LLYNN, in the Cwmwd of Maenor Glynn Ogwr, Cantref of Cron Nedd (now called the Hundred of Ogmure), County of GLAMORGAN, South Wales: a discharged Vicarage valued in the King's Books at £4..15..2 1/2: Patron, Thomas Wyndham, Esq.: Church dedicated to St. Brynach. The Resident Population of this Parish, in 1801, was 263. The Money raised by the Parish Rates, in 1803, was £89..4..3, at 4s. 6d. in the pound. It is 3 1/2 m. N. b. N. from Cowbridge. According to the Diocesan Report, in 1809 the yearly value of this Benefice, arising from Tythes, Glebe, and Augmentation, was £35..14..10. The Castle is in ruins." From: A Topographical Dictionary of The Dominion of Wales by Nicholas Carlisle, London, 1811.
Description and Travel
Land and Property
Here is a substantial reading list of books which relate to Glamorgan, either county or parish.
References to Penllyn at the British Library
Chapels Database - a list of all known non-conformist chapels or other non-Anglican religions in the parish
For full and up-to-date details of their holdings see the sites of Glamorgan Record Office and/or West Glamorgan Archives
See Bap/Mar/Bur data on FreeReg
The church is dedicated to St. John Evangelist, and is in the Benefice of Cowbridge Details of the present incumbent of this benefice can be found at the Church in Wales website. The church can be found at grid reference SS979747.
See also St. Brynach, Llanfrynach
|Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff|
Places, villages, farms etc within Penllyn as shown on the online parish map from 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 Gareth Hicks)
Description of parish from A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1833) by Samuel Lewis
Penllyn Castle - on the Castle Wales site
|1850||(Slaters Directory)||1858-1859||(Slaters Directory)|
Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;
|1841 - 320||1851 - 338||1861 - 286||1871 - 320||1881 - 305||1891 - 275|
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