Cymdeithas Hanes Teuluoedd Clwyd
Clwyd Family History Society
Clwyd FHS

Clwyd Churches

Llawr y Betws
Llawr y Betws Parish Church
St. James
Sant Iago
Ordnance Survey Reference:
SJ 027425
Listed:
Grade II
Pre-1974 county:
Merionethshire
1974 to 1996 county:
Gwynedd
Post-1996 county:
Gwynedd

The new parish was created on 1 November 1864, from the townships of Llawr y Betws (in the parish of Llanfor), Nantffreiar (in the parish of Llandderfel), and Persaethydd (in the parish of Gwyddelwern).

The foundation stone of the new church was laid on Tuesday, 27 August 1861, and it was consecrated on Tuesday, 22 March 1864; the dedication being to St. James the Greater.

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For family history information about the church and parish, visit the GenUKI Llanfor page.


This page was last revised 30th December 2012
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