Local area map loading...
Llanfechain is a small village located in northern Powys, mid-Wales, between Llanfyllin and Llansantffraid-ym-Mechain. It has a population of approximately 600 people. Features include a local pub, "plas-y-dinas", a small primary school and a village hall. The parish church, St Garmon's, was originally constructed in Norman times, and still retains many original features. The village has held a traditional village show on the August bank holiday weekend every year since 1966.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||Dyfed Powys|
Other names by which Llanfechain, Powys has been known in the past
Llanfechain, Powys in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Llanfechan.-- par. and vil. with ry. sta., Montgomeryshire, in NE. of co.- par., 4462 ac., pop. 630; vil., on r. Cain, 3½ m. E. of Llanfyllin; P.O.
Your comments about Llanfechain, Powys
What do you know about Llanfechain, Powys? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!
comments powered by