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Clocaenog  Denbighshire

 

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

CLOCAENOG (Isa and Ucha), a parish in Ruthin district, Denbigh; on a branch of the river Clwyd, near the border of Merioneth, 3 miles SSW of Ruthin town and r. station. Post town, Ruthin, Denbighshire. Acres, 6, 671. Real property, £2, 329. Pop., 439. Houses, 90. The property is divided among a few. ...


Much of the surface is upland. An inscribed stone found here, and mention ed by Camden, is at Lord Bagot's seat of Pool Park. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St. Asaph. Value, £292.* Patron, the Bishop of Llandaff. The church is good; and there are charities £57. Fairs are held on Easter Tuesday and 24 Oct.

Clocaenog through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/3847

Date accessed: 30th September 2020


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