Fairwater in the Parish of Llandaff


"FAIRWATER is a hamlet, 1 mile south-west from Llandaff, and a mile north-west from Ely station. In this hamlet is the Cardiff Tuberculosis Hospital, the Welsh National Memorial to King Edward VIII. which was opened in July, 1913, and contains 60 beds." [From Kelly's South Wales Directory 1923 (ArchiveCDBooks) - transcribed by Gareth Hicks]


Church Records

For full and up-to-date details of their holdings see the sites of Glamorgan Record Office and/or West Glamorgan Archives

The church is dedicated to St. Peter, and is in the Benefice of Fairwater Details of the present incumbent of this benefice can be found at the Church in Wales website. The church can be located at grid reference ST136774.

Anglican Parish Registers
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
No Registers have been deposited yet

Non Conformist Registers Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref
Wesleyan 1957-1967 - - ST 13857767

Description & Travel

Fairwater - on Wikipedia

Various landscapes - on the People's Collection Wales site

You can see pictures of Fairwater in the Parish of Llandaff which are provided by:



Transcript of name listing for Llandaff, with the parishes and villages of Caerau, Ely, Fairwater, Radyr, Llanilltern, St. Fagan's, Michaelston-super-Ely, and St. Bride's-super-Ely from Slaters Directory for 1880.



The transcription of the section for Fairwater from The National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Fairwater in the Parish of Llandaff has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.



Fairwater, near St Fagans, Cardiff - on the People's Collection Wales site



You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST137778 (Lat/Lon: 51.492534, -3.244462), Fairwater in the Parish of Llandaff which are provided by: