Place:


Trecastle  Carmarthenshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Trecastle like this:

TRECASTLE, a hamlet in Llandilo-fawr parish, Carmarthen; near Llandilo-fawr. Real property, £1,153. Pop., 378.

The location is that of "Maes-Evan", as marked on the modern 1:25,000 map. The name "Trecastle" has not been located on a topographic map, but according to the 1851 census "Measivan" was within "Trecastle" (http://www.a-glamorgan-family.com/LlewelynBevan.html, accessed 7/3/2011). A more reliable location is needed.

Trecastle through time

Trecastle is now part of Carmarthenshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Carmarthenshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Trecastle itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Trecastle in Carmarthenshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/23205

Date accessed: 27th January 2022


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