Place:


Ysgwyn  Carmarthenshire

 

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

YSGWYN, a hamlet in Llangathan parish, Carmarthen; 3¼ miles W of Llandilofawr.

The location is where the names "Ysgwyn Fach" and "Ysgwyn Fawr" appear on the modern 1:25,000 map. "Ysgwyn fawr" is also marked, somewhat illegibly, on our 19th century OS First Series map.

Ysgwyn through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/23207

Date accessed: 24th January 2022


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