Grwynefechan, Breconshire Genealogy

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GRWYNE-VECHAN (GRWYNAU-FECHAN), a township, in the parish and hundred of Tàlgarth, union of Crickhowel, county of Brecknock, South Wales, 4¼ miles (N. N. E.) from Crickhowel; containing 93 inhabitants. This place occupies a valley among the Black Mountains along which flows the Grwyne-Vechan stream, which gives name to the township, previously to joining the GrwyneVawr, two miles distant.[1]

Grwynefechan is a town in the parish of Llanbedr Ystrad Yw. It was formerly in Talgarth parish. For more information go to Talgarth, Breconshire at


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  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1849), pp. 388-393. Adapted. Date accessed: 24 January 2014.