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Llanerfyl, Powys

Llanerfyl is a village and community in Powys, Wales. Located near the River Banwy the community includes the village of Llanerfyl, several farms and wide tracts of marchland. The southern part of the community include Cwm Nant yr Eira, which suffered severe depopulation in the 20th century. The 2001 census gives the population of the community as 402. The village contains St Erfyl's church, named after Erfyl, it was rebuilt in 1870 it contains the remnants of a 15th century shrine.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyMontgomeryshire
OS GridSJ0309
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01938
Population402 (2001)

Llanerfyl, Powys in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llanerfyl, par. and vil., Montgomeryshire - par., 16,255 ac., pop. 788; vil., on river Banw, 5 miles NW. of Llanfair; P.O.

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