|Pyle and Kenfig Contents Nearby Places|
Description and Travel
References to the village of Kenfig at
Kenfig National Nature Reserve - once the site of a thriving town
Transcript of Pyle, with Sker, Kenfig, Cornelly, Kenfig Hill, and neighbourhoods, from Slaters Directory for 1880.
Description & Image of Kenfig Castle at www.castlewales.com by Jeff Thomas
Kenfig Origins - what's in a name
Kenfig through the ages - "In medieval times Kenfig was awarded the status of a Borough. The Kenfig Borough or Old Bro Cynffig included old Kenfig, modern Kenfig, Maudlam (Mawdlam), much of North Cornelly, Marlas, Pyle and some of Kenfig Hill.............."
The Population of Kenfig was as follows, and a more detailed breakdown is available.
|1841 (*) - 297||1851 - 268||1861 - 278||1871 - 270||1881 - 264||1891 - 221|
(*) - including 21 inhabitants of the Extra Parochial parish of Sker
Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;
The Kenfig Society
Kenfig in the Parish of Pyle and Kenfig
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