LLANTHETTY - Extract from National Gazetteer, 1868
The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland - 1868
"DYFFRIN, a hamlet in the parish of Llanthetty, hundred of Penkelly, in the county of Brecon, 6 miles N.W. of Crickhowel. It is situated near the canal and the river Usk. Its name, Dyffrin, or Dyffryn, is derived from dyfcr hynt, a watercourse in a wide vale."
"TAL-Y-BONT, a village in the parishes of Llanthetty and Llanvigan, county Brecon, 5 miles S.E. of Brecknock."
"VRO, a parcel in the parish of Llanthetty, hundred of Penkelly, county Brecon. It is situated near the Usk and Brecon canal, and includes Tal-y-bont."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
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