Hide

Llanmorlais in the Parish of Llanrhidian

hide
Hide

"Llanmorlais, on the north coast, was a cockling village. The name Llanmorlais is not a true Llan place name, but a corruption of the village's old name, Glan Morlais, which refers to the banks of Morlais Stream." wikipedia

" ... There are Calvinistic Methodist chapels at Llanrhidian, Llanmorlais and Crofty, ..." [From Kelly's South Wales Directory 1923 (ArchiveCDBooks) - transcribed by Gareth Hicks]

Hide
topup

Church Records

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

Nonconformist Registers Held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref
Penuel, Calvinistic Methodist - 1899-1981 - SS 52459361
topup

Description & Travel

You can see pictures of Llanmorlais in the Parish of Llanrhidian which are provided by:

topup

Gazetteers

topup

Historical Geography

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

topup

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SS528947 (Lat/Lon: 51.631799, -4.128235), Llanmorlais in the Parish of Llanrhidian which are provided by:

topup

Occupations

Reference to coal and Thomas Mansel Talbot's land at Llanmorlais in 1768 - on Wales - Genealogy Help Pages

topup

Schools

Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;

  • "Llanmorlais School was known as Cwm-Cynor School until 1897 Log book of Llanmorlais School, 1893-1935."