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  Cardiganshire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cardiganshire (Sir Aberteifi in Welsh) is a traditional county in Wales that came into being in 1282.
Cardiganshire is a maritime county bounded to the west by Cardigan Bay, to the north by Merionethshire, to the east by Montgomeryshire, Radnorshire and Brecknockshire, and to the south by Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire.
Cardiganshire's county council created in 1888 was abolished in 1974 by the Local Government Act 1972 — and it was succeeded by the district of Ceredigion in the administrative county of Dyfed.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cardiganshire   (325 words)

 Cardiganshire, Wales (Counties)
Cardiganshire is a maritime county on the west coast of southwest Wales, bounded on the north by Merionethshire, on the NE by Montgomeryshire, on the east by Radnorshire and Breconshire, on the south by Carmarthenshire, on the southwest by Pembrokeshire and on the west by Cardigan Bay and St. George's Channel.
Aberystwyth is a town in Cardiganshire on the west coast of Wales, between Cardigan Bay and the...
Llanon is a town in Cardiganshire near Cardigan Bay, northeast of Aberaeron and southwest of...
www.ohwy.com /wl/y/ycard.htm   (231 words)

 Cardiganshire FHS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Cardiganshire (in Welsh - Ceredigion) is a bilingual County in West Wales,UK.
Following the recent dissolution of the large administrative county of Dyfed, the historic county of Cardiganshire was reinstated with county status under the ancient name of Ceredigion.
Cardiganshire Family History Society was formed in 1995 and is fortunate to be administered by some very experienced family historians.
www.heaton.celtic.co.uk /cgnfhs   (609 words)

 Ceredigion County Council - Articles in Ceredigion: Journal of the Ceredigion Historical Society   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Catherine Chichester and Cardiganshire, 1705-1735 xi:4, 371-84 (1992)
From antiquarianism to archaeology in Cardiganshire, 1909-59 iii:4, 257-64 (1959)
The excavation of a barrow in Cardiganshire iii:1, 11-23 (1956) iii:2, 118-23 (1957)
www.ceredigion.gov.uk /index.cfm?articleid=1271   (3227 words)

 GENUKI: Cardiganshire
Indexes to Burials for 1813-1837 for all the Cardiganshire hundreds are available for purchase on microfiche from Cardiganshire FHS, and also available within their Research Service, as are now the burials indexes for the period 1838-65 for Genau'r Glyn, Ilar(Upper) and Ilar(Lower) hundreds.
A Description of the county of Cardiganshire from A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1833) by Samuel Lewis.
Cardiganshire County Roads Board; the records of the Aberystwyth section, 1770-1845, and the Cardigan section, 1803-44, of the Cardiganshire Turnpike Trust, and of the Cardiganshire County Roads Board, 1844-70.
www.genuki.org.uk:8080 /big/wal/CGN   (10111 words)

 Cardiganshire in Modern Times
This is the second volume to appear in the prestigious County History which is being prepared by the Cardiganshire Antiquarian Society.
The chapters on the religious history of the county have, as an appendix, an invaluable inventory of Cardiganshire chapels and Sunday schools prepared by the Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales in association with the National Library of Wales and the University of Wales Board of Celtic Studies.
Aitchison and Harold Carter, The Population of Cardiganshire
www.uwp.co.uk /book_desc/1489.html   (555 words)

 Archives Collection - C
Particular mention should be made of the archives of the Foreign Mission, which cover the missionary work of the Church in North East India from its beginning in the 1840s.
Records of the Aberystwyth section, 1770-1845, and Cardigan section, 1803-44, of the Cardiganshire Turnpike Trust, and of the Cardiganshire County Roads Board, 1844-70.
A group of the otherwise poorly surviving records of the Quarter Sessions of Cardiganshire, comprising Order Books from 1739, sessions files from 1949, appeals from 1926, committee papers from 1952 and a few stray pre-1900 documents.
www.llgc.org.uk /lc/lcs0065.htm   (2947 words)

 Cardiganshire Lookup Exchange   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
These are held at Ceredigion Archives who are prepared to carry out a reasonable search, they are transcripts (and indexes) of the census for Aberystwyth and North Cardiganshire, prepared by the late Mr.Benjamin, and deposited at various locations including this office.
Welsh Mariners by Dr Reg Davies---includes a searchable database of over 17,000 Welsh born (or Wales resident) Master mariners, mates and engineers who held certificates of competency or service; in practice it is an index of men active from 1850 to 1945 in the merchant navy.
Extracts from "The History of Cardiganshire" by S R Meyrick, 1810, specifically the reprint of the 1907 imprint published by Stephen Collard in July 2000.
home.clara.net /tirbach/CGNdata.html   (3923 words)

 Cardiganshire snippets [1]
In Cardiganshire alone 10,000 acres of common land was taken and it caused great bitterness as well as hardship as many lost traditional grazing rights.
Cardiganshire had its share of persons whose respect for the law was not always what it should have been--capable of a whole range of crimes, from petty theft to the most brutal murder.
Like most other Cardiganshire mills, it is a stone built, hip-roofed building on three floors with a lower building containing a kiln for corn drying attached.
home.clara.net /tirbach/HelpPagepearlsCGN.html   (8108 words)

 Antique Maps of Cardiganshire
From Plans of the Principal Harbours, Bays and Roads in St. George’s Channel and the Bristol Channels.
25141 Cardiganshire, John Owen and Emanuel Bowen, c.1755.
ENGRAVER TO H.R.H. A good engraved map of the county embellished with a rococo title cartouche, scale, compass pointer and remarks.
www.antiquemaps.com /uk/cardigan.htm   (272 words)

 Conveyancing UK - Enact Ltd - Cardiganshire
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www.enact-online.co.uk /uk/conveyancing018.html   (304 words)

 Archives Network Wales - Place Name search
Cardiganshire Rural Community Council printed annual reports, 1953-1972; Dyfed Rural Council annual reports, 1976-1983; programmes for the Cardiganshire Musical Festival, 1926-1933; correspondence, 1982; Village Hall circulars, 1960-1974; Cardiganshire Best-Kept Village competition correspondence an...
Records relating to shipping in Cardiganshire, 1824-1990, consisting mainly of shipping registers and related records, 1824-1925; crew lists, accounts of voyages and agreements, 1863-1901; ship log books, 1868-1898; port book of Aberystwyth, 1854-1901; records of the Customs and Excise Office, Abery...
Records of Cardiganshire Water Board and its predecessor bodies, 1887-1979, including Cardiganshire Water Board minutes, 1957-1974; records relating to South Cardiganshire Water Board, including minutes, 1956-1962; Cardiganshire and South Cardiganshire Water Boards, Clerk/Treasurer's departmental re...
www.archivesnetworkwales.info /cgi-bin/anw/name_search?id=22&acc_type=4   (639 words)

 Archives Network Wales - Place Name search
Records of Aberystwyth Borough Council, Cardiganshire, 1835-1974, including minutes of the council, 1847-1954; minutes of committees, 1876-1974; maps and plans, 1864-1972; reports of the medical officer of health to the borough of Aberystwyth, 1886-1972; plans of Aberystwyth Harbour, 1835-1853; roll...
Deeds and documents relating to properties in Cardiganshire, mostly derived from London solicitor's offices, 1626-1969, including papers of the Pryses of Gogerddan, 1859-1884; Powell of Nanteos, 1811-1846; Lloyd of Alltyrodin, 1777-1874; and papers relating to the parishes of Cyfoeth-y-brenin, 1863...
Maps, mainly Ordnance Survey, relating to Cardiganshire and surrounding counties, 1838-1965, including Aberporth tithe map and schedule, 1838; Ordnance Survey maps, 1888-1965; and photocopies of maps of Aberystwyth and surrounding area, 1809-1911 [copies not dated]....
www.archivesnetworkwales.info /cgi-bin/anw/name_search?id=332&acc_type=4   (753 words)

 Coastal Walk Llangrannog Cardiganshire West Wales
The lime was then sold to local framers to spread on the acid soil.
Carreg Bica - According to legend Carreg Bica is the tooth of the giant Bica who lived in the Cardiganshire area, and who was forced to spit his tooth onto the beach following a bad toothache.
In reality, the rock is a stack of Ordavician rock weathered by the sea, one of many along the coastline.
www.cardiganshirecoastandcountry.com /walk1.htm   (309 words)

 Cardiganshire Property Search ~ Property Showroom UK ~ England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland Property   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
If you have a private property in Cardiganshire (or in fact a property anywhere in the UK or Ireland) to sell why not let Property Showroom advertise it for you.
Cardiganshire local authority website for information about Cardiganshire council and community services
Cardiganshire information from Visit Britain, the official travel guide to the UK from the British Tourist Authority
www.propertyshowroom.co.uk /cardiganshire-property.htm   (252 words)

 Cardiganshire County Co-ordinator Page
The Welsh for Cardiganshire is Ceredigion which comes from Ceredig son of Cunedda who founded the county just after the time of the Romans.
Cardiganshire Families (Info on Cardiganshire families including the 1841/51/61 census for Elerch)
Cardiganshire Surname List (compiled by Phil Mustoe) (a list of surnames being researched and contacts)
www.rootsweb.com /~wlscgn   (682 words)

 Family Research in Cardiganshire -- UK Genealogy .co.uk
Cardiganshire (or Ceridigion) is a coastal county in South West Wales.
We have listed details of some of the major archives and libraries in Cardiganshire.
If you are visiting one of them and need a map simply click the link on the postcode.
www.ukgenealogy.co.uk /cgn.htm   (400 words)

 UKBookworld.com old, rare and out-of-print book database
Brown E The River Ystwyth Cardiganshire: A Geomorphological Analysis.
Based on original research, this guide describes the mineral district of Cardiganshire in Mid-Wales where the mines formed a very important industry in their day.
Original plain publishers cloth,lettered to spine small 8vo (7"x4½") 104pps.inc.four page list of subscribers foxed throughout but otherwise a clean sound copy of a scarce provincial printing.
www.ukbookworld.com /cgi-bin/search.pl?s_i_keywords=Cardigan*   (615 words)

 Wedding Discos Cardiganshire.
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www.weddingservicesplanner.co.uk /wales/wedding-discos-cardiganshire.html   (1693 words)

 Old Maps of Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire and Lampeter.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
There are few large towns in Cardiganshire, but we are also working on coverage of the county at the Inch to the Mile scale.
Here are the maps we have published so far; further information about individual maps is given on our On-line Mapshop.
We are also publishing a series of Inch to the Mile maps, which will eventually cover the whole of Wales.
www.alangodfreymaps.co.uk /cardigan.htm   (345 words)

 Cyndi's List - Wales / Cymru - Cardiganshire
For anyone with a genealogical interest in the Wales, United Kingdom counties of Cardiganshire, Carmartheshire, and Pembrokeshire.
Contains the ancient or geographical County of over 50,000 place names in Britain along with modern administrative areas information.
These are descriptions of over 8 million documents in the Record Classes of the National Archives.
www.cyndislist.com /wal-cgn.htm   (1100 words)

 Amazon.ca: Books: Cardiganshire Silver and the Aberystwyth Mint in Peace and War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Amazon.ca: Books: Cardiganshire Silver and the Aberystwyth Mint in Peace and War
Cardiganshire Silver and the Aberystwyth Mint in Peace and War
If you would like to purchase this title, we recommend that you occasionally check this page to see if it has become available.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/0720002400   (133 words)

 Cardiganshire Rifle Volunteers[UK]
2nd Cardiganshire Rifle Volunteer Corps at Aberystwyth, raised 12 Mar. 1860; regimented Jan. 1864 with 1st Admin Bn, Montgomeryshire RVs; renumbered June 1864 as 1st Corps; disbanded Oct. 1866
3rd Cardiganshire Rifle Volunteer Corps at Aberbank, raised 12 Mar. 1860; disbanded May 1861
4th Cardiganshire Rifle Volunteer Corps at Cardigan, raised 8 May 1860; renumbered 1861 as 3rd Corps; renumbered 1864 as 2nd Corps and regimented with 1st Admin Bn, Pembrokeshire RVs [q.v.
www.regiments.org /regiments/uk/volmil-wales/vinf/cd-1.htm   (156 words)

 Cardigan Bay Cardiganshire Coast and Country West Wales
Cardigan Bay Cardiganshire Coast and Country West Wales
Cardigan Bay Cardiganshire - information on accommodation, attractions and festivals.
Come and enjoy a holiday break in the beautiful Cardiganshire countryside and enjoy the beaches, cycle routes and walks.
www.cardiganshirecoastandcountry.com   (195 words)

 GENfair - Cardiganshire Family History Society
Includes a tiny area of North Cardiganshire adjoining Sheet 163.
The main area is centred on Llanidloes in Montgomeryshire
On the reverse is some history of Aberystwyth with a list of residents and traders.
www.genfair.com /shop/pages/cgn/page03.html   (195 words)

 Registration Districts in Cardiganshire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The list below shows the composition of the civil registration districts in Cardiganshire between 1st July 1837 and 31st March 1930.
Registers now divided between Cardiganshire Central and Cardiganshire South districts.
Mainly in Cardiganshire, but included parts of Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire.
www.fhsc.org.uk /genuki/REG/cgn.htm   (288 words)

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