The Glamorgan Family History Society have produced a set of microfiche containing Monumental Inscriptions for the following burial grounds :-
- Parish Church of St. Cattwg
Visit their website for information on how to purchase.
Places, villages, farms etc within Gelligaer 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)
- Brithdir (75A); Ysgwyddgwyn (75B); Garth-Gynyd (75C); Cefn (75D); Hengord (75E);
Bargoed (village); Bedlinog (village); Bedlinog Colliery; Blaen-carno; Blaenllwynau; Blaen Rhymney; Brithdir; Bute Town; Capel Grolad..?(remains); Carn Bugail; Cascade Ho.; Cefn Gelligaer; Cem.; Cefn-bach; Cefn-llwynau; Cefn y Brithdir; Clawdddrawscae; Coed Deri Newydd; Colliery(7); Coly Row; Cwm Bargoed; Cwmfelin; Cwm-llywdrew Fm.; Darran Colliery; Darran & Deri Sta.; Deri (village); Ffochriw (village); Fforest Gwladys; Gelliaur-gwellt-uchaf; Gelligaer (village); Gelligaer Common; Gilfach (village); Gilfach-maen-uchaf; Golf Course; GWR Dowlais & Llancaiach; GWR Rhymney Valley; Great Western Railway; Groes-faen-isaf; Hen-dai; Hengoed; Heol Adam; Heol-ddu-uchaf; Hospl.; Iron Works; Llancaiach; Llan-uchaf; Maen T..?; Maerdy; Mynydd Ffochriw; Nant Caiach; Pant-y-waun(2); Penalltau; Pen-heol-Adam; Pen March; Pen-pedair-heol; Pen-twyn; Pen-y-bank; Pen-y-garreg; Pit; Pits (near Cwm Bargoed Sta.); Pontlottyn (village); Pont Newydd; Pont Seison; Quarry(2); Reservoir(4); Rhaslas Pond; Rhos-yr-yrfa; Rhymney Bridge Sta.; Rhymney Reservoir; Roman Road; School; Sebastopol; Tir-Phil (village); Tir-y-felin; Tophill; Traed -y-Milwyr; Trelewis (village); Tunnel (near Cwm Bargoed Sta.); Twyn-giden; Twyn-y-Fid-ffawydd; Twyn-y-waun; Tyla-du Plantation; Tyla-glas; Waun Rydd; Y Darren, Ystrad Mynach.
Description of parish
- A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1833) by Samuel Lewis.
- A Topographical Dictionary of The Dominion of Wales by Nicholas Carlisle, London, 1811
Various landscapes - on the People's Collection Wales site
You can see pictures of Gelligaer which are provided by:
Some of the hamlets, towns and villages within this parish
You can see the
administrative areas in which Gelligaer has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
This diagram shows the position of this parish within the county of Glamorgan - click on this to see a full size diagram of the county
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO118027 (Lat/Lon: 51.71646, -3.277874), Gelligaer which are provided by: