"LLANGAR, a parish in the hundred of Edernion, county Merioneth, 1 mile S.W. of Corwen, its post town, and 10 miles N.E. of Bala. It is situated at the confluence of the rivers Alwen and Dee, and includes the hamlets of Bryn, Cymmer, and Gwynodl. A large portion of the parish is barren. The village, which is small, stands on the road from Corwen, by the Vale of Edeyrnion. The Dee is crossed by a bridge about a mile distant at Cynwydd. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of St. Asaph, value £160, in the patronage of the bishop. The church is a small structure. This parish enjoys a share of the charities with Corwen. There are traces of an entrenchment."
"BRYN, a township in the parish of Llangar, hundred of Edernion, in the county of Merioneth, North Wales, 1 mile from Corwen. It is on the S. side of the river Dee."
"CYMMER, a township in the parish of Llangar, in the county of Merioneth, near Corwen."
"GWYNODL, a township in the parish of Llangar, county Merioneth, 1 mile S.W. "of Corwen."